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The word for virgin in Biblical Hebrew is בְּתוּלָה It indicates a woman who is ready for marriage. The words נַּעֲרָ and יַלְדָּה also used about Dinah both indicate someone younger: the latter term used in verse 4 is correctly translated παῖs.
One of God's signatures is telling the future before it happens. God uses this element of his prophecy to validate himself and the prophet. Remember God promised the messiah will come in detail thousand of years before jesus was even born.
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