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- n. One who believes that Jesus will reign over Earth for a thousand years.
- n. A millenarian.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who believes in the second coming of Christ to reign on earth a thousand years; a millenarian.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A believer in the chiliasm; a millenarian.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a person who believes in the coming of the millennium (a time of great peace and prosperity)
It is worth noting that, as befits a chiliast, Ghose never denies action.
So with DARE’s classicist, George Goebel, the great lexicographer turned from Latin to Greek: deutero means “second” and chiliast refers to the biblical “kingdom of a thousand years.”