A group that contains 1,000 elements.
One thousand years; a millennium.
A thousand; group of 1,000
A group of 1000 things.
Origin of chiliad
- Late Latin chīlias chīliad- from Greek khīlias from khīlioi thousand gheslo- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- chilia- + -ad