- a Christian prophet who predicted a great famine. Acts 11:28.
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Examples from the Web for agabus
A famine had afflicted the country,—probably that which Agabus had foretold."Granny's Chapters"
Lady Mary Ross
And as we tarried there many days, there came down from Judaea a certain prophet, named Agabus.The Bible Story
Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
Agabus seems to have been specially gifted in the direction of prediction.
Whether this was, or was not, the same as the former Agabus,—this mode of designation presents itself as alike extraordinary.Not Paul, But Jesus