chiliasm

noun
chil·​i·​asm | \ˈki-lē-ˌa-zəm \

Definition of chiliasm 

Other Words from chiliasm

chiliast \ -​lē-​ˌast , -​lē-​əst \ noun
chiliastic \ ˌki-​lē-​ˈas-​tik \ adjective

First Known Use of chiliasm

1610, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chiliasm

New Latin chiliasmus, from Late Latin chiliastes one that believes in chiliasm, from chilias

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