or bimillennial noun Date: 1850 1. a period of 2000 years 2. a 2000th anniversarybimillenary adjective

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  • bimillenary — imillenary n. a span of 2000 years. Syn: bimillennium. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bimillenary — [ˌbʌɪmɪ lɛnəri, li:n , bʌɪ mɪlənəri] adjective relating to a period of two thousand years or a two thousandth anniversary. noun (plural bimillenaries) a bimillenary period or anniversary …   English new terms dictionary

  • bimillenary — adj. & n. adj. of or relating to a two thousandth anniversary. n. (pl. ies) a bimillenary year or festival …   Useful english dictionary

  • bimillenary — /buy mil euh ner ee/, adj., n., pl. bimillenaries. adj. 1. of or pertaining to a bimillennium. n. 2. bimillennium. Also, bimillennial /buy mi len ee euhl/. [1840 50; BI 1 + MILLENARY] * * * …   Universalium

  • bimillenary — 1. adjective a) Of or pertaining to two thousand b) Happening every two thousand years 2. noun A two thousandth anniversary …   Wiktionary

  • bimillenary — bi·millenary …   English syllables

  • bimillenary — cvb bi•mil•le•nar•y [[t]baɪˈmɪl əˌnɛr i[/t]] also bi•mil•len•ni•al [[t]ˌbaɪ mɪˈlɛn i əl[/t]] adj. n. pl. le•nar•ies also len•ni•als. 1) of or pertaining to a bimillennium 2) bimillennium • Etymology: 1840–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • bimillenary —   n. space of two thousand years.    ♦ bimillennium, n. (pl. ia) two thousand years …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • bimillennium — noun 1. the 2000th anniversary (or the celebration of it) • Syn: ↑bimillenary • Hypernyms: ↑anniversary, ↑day of remembrance 2. a span of 2000 years • Syn: ↑bimillenary …   Useful english dictionary

  • Michael Tarchaniota Marullus — Michael Marullus Tarchaniota Μιχαήλ Μάρουλλος Ταρχανειώτης Portrait of Michael Marullus by Sandro Botticelli in about 1496.[1] Born 1458 Constantinople or Despotate of the Morea …   Wikipedia

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