A fortune teller who can tell the future is an example of someone who is prescient.
Origin of prescient
- French from Old French from Latin praesciēns praescient- present participle of praescīre to know beforehand prae- pre- scīre to know skei- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Latin praescire (“know beforehand"), from prae + scire.