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1. millennium [ n ] a span of 1000 years

Used in print:

(Chester G. Starr, The Origins of Greek Civili...)

Those modern scholars who urge that we must keep in mind the fundamental continuity of Aegean development from earliest times - granted occasional irruptions of peoples and ideas from outside - are correct ; but all_too many observers have been misled by this fact into minimizing the degree of change which took_place in the early first millennium .

(J. H. Hexter, "Thomas More: On the Margins...)

The actual function of patristic civilian canonist scholastic communism was adequately set_forth by St._Gregory almost a millennium before More wrote Utopia .

(Robert Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land....)

Their meditations were approaching a violent cusp that would shape Martian art for many millennia .

Synonyms millennium Related Terms time_period century

2. millennium [ n ] (New Testament) in Revelations it is foretold that those faithful to Jesus will reign with Jesus over the earth for a thousand years; the meaning of these words have been much debated

Synonyms millennium Related Terms future doctrine New_Testament

3. millennium [ n ] the 1000th anniversary (or the celebration of it)

Synonyms millennium Related Terms anniversary

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