millennium millennium  /mə ˈlɛ ni əm/

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  1. (n) a span of 1000 years
  2. (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; some denominations (e.g. Jehovah's Witnesses) expect it to be a thousand years of justice and peace and happiness
  3. (n) the 1000th anniversary (or the celebration of it)

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  1. By contributing to Millennium Promise's YouVillage campaign millenniumpromise.
  2. With the 21st century only months away, millennium fever has struck Ethiopia with a vengeance.
  3. Two-000 much: There was no point in explaining that the millennium doesn't start till 2001; the whole world was primed for a huge party, and spared no expense in carrying it out.

News

  1. Nevada's Millennium Scholarship safe through 2018

    CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The Gov. Guinn Millennium Scholarship in Nevada is now safely funded through at least the 2017-2018 school year.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Reno Gazette-Journal

  2. Millennium Laboratories to Receive Award for Outstanding Support to Veteran Community and Employment

    Millennium Laboratories to Receive Award for Outstanding Support to Veteran Community and Employment (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10830011.htm
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. MILLENNIUM PARTNERS, L.P. UK Regulatory Announcement: Form 8.3 - Elan Corporation Plc

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FORM 8.3 IRISH TAKEOVER PANEL DISCLOSURE UNDER RULE 8.3 OF THE IRISH TAKEOVER PANEL ACT, 1997, TAKEOVER RULES, 2007 (AS AMENDED) DEALINGS BY PERSONS WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE 1. KEY INFORMATION Name of person dealing (Note 1) Millennium Partners, L.P.* Company dealt in Elan Corporation Plc Class of relevant security to which the ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire

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