Stemming from words, meaning first thought, precognition is the ability to see into the future. Those with clairvoyance ability seem to also be able to do this.
- The converse ability to see into the past, is called retrocognition. An esoteric term for someone who can see into the past and future is a seer.
Precognitions, or premonitions may be acheived both consciously and unconsciously. This type of vision happens upon psychic people at any point, including in dreams.
- Precognition - A Veritas Article discussing precognition.