A child (usually under age 10) who is able to perform at an adult level in a specific skill. Unlike savants, prodigies often have high intelligence and are aware of their thinking strategies.
The spontaneous and unusual manifestation of the divine will, for example, rain of blood or ashes, lightning in a clear sky, etc. Gave rise to an expiatory ceremony.
==Publication history== Prodigy first appeared in Slingers #0 (Dec. 98), and was created by Joseph Harris and Adam Pollina. Prodigy was one of the feature characters in the 2011 six-issue limited series Fear Itself: Youth in Revolt. ==Fictional character biography== Ritchie Gilmore is a typical jock, captain of his college...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prodigy_(Ritchie_Gilmore)
- an unusually talented or intelligent childFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=prodigy
; plural Prodigies
. [ Latin prodigium
before + (perh.) a word appearing in adagium
adage: confer French prodige
. Confer Adage
. ] 1.
Something extraordinary, or out of the usual course of nature, from which omens are dr...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/P/168
an impressive or wonderful example of a particular quality; `the Marines are expected to perform prodigies of valor`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=prodigy
an unusually gifted or intelligent (young) person; someone whose talents excite wonder and admiration; `she is a chess prodigy`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=prodigy
• (n.) Something extraordinary, or out of the usual course of nature, from which omens are drawn; a portent; as, eclipses and meteors were anciently deemed prodigies. • (n.) A production out of ordinary course of nature; an abnormal development; a monster. • (n.) Anything so extraordinary as to excite wonder or astonishment; a marvel...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/prodigy/
a child who, by about age 10, performs at the level of a highly trained adult in a particular sphere of activity or knowledge. In this sense, neither ...Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/p/118
prodigy, prodigies 1. A person (or people) with exceptional talents or powers: 'She surprised her parents with her math prodigy.' 2. An act or event so extraordinary or rare as to inspire wonder. 3. An impressive or wonderful example of a particular quality. 4. An unusually gifted or intelligent (young) person; someone whose talents excite wonder...Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/1754/
He was originally a mutant with the ability to absorb the knowledge and skills of anyone within a limited distance. He could not control this ability and would forget his acquired knowledge once they became out of range. He attends the Xavier Institute and becomes co-leader of the New Mutants training squad. After the events...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prodigy_(David_Alleyne)
Albert Johnson (born November 2, 1974), better known by his stage name Prodigy, is an American rapper and one half of the Hip-hop duo Mobb Deep with Havoc. He is the great-great-grandson of the founder of Morehouse College. ==Music career== Born in Hempstead, New York, Prodigy became a member of the duo Mobb Deep. He comes from a m...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prodigy_(rapper)
Prodigy Communications Corporation (Prodigy Services Corp., Prodigy Services Co., Trintex) was an online service that offered its subscribers access to a broad range of networked services, including news, weather, shopping, bulletin boards, games, polls, expert columns, banking, stocks, travel, and a variety of other featur...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prodigy_(online_service)
Prodigy is an upcoming tactical role-playing video game under development by Hanakai Studio. The game features figurines representing characters in the game, and uses cards to control their behaviors, such as attacking. Both cards and figurines are placed on a game board, with their position on the board influencing their power...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prodigy_(video_game)
an unusually gifted or intelligent personFound on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/151466
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