amillennialism

noun amil·len·ni·al·ism \¦ā-\

Definition of amillennialism

plural

-s

  1. :  the denial that an earthly millennium of universal righteousness and peace will either precede or follow the second advent of Jesus Christ — compare postmillennialism, premillennialism

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Origin and Etymology of amillennialism

2a- + millenialism


First Known Use: circa 1936


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