premillennial

[ pree-mi-len-ee-uh l ]
/ ˌpri mɪˈlɛn i əl /

adjective

of or relating to the period preceding the millennium.

Origin of premillennial

First recorded in 1840–50; pre- + millennial

Related forms

pre·mil·len·ni·al·ly, adverb
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premillennial

/ (ˌpriːmɪˈlɛnɪəl) /

adjective

of or relating to the period preceding the millennium
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