decamillennial etymology

English word decamillennial comes from English millennial, English deca-

Detailed word origin of decamillennial

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
millennial English (eng) A demographic term for a person from the generation born from around the early 1980's to the mid 1990's or early 2000's; individuals who reached adulthood early in the 3rd millennium, AD. (Christianity) Referring to the millennium: the millennial judgment.. Occurring at the end or beginning of a millennium.. Occurring every thousand years.. Referring to the 1,000th anniversary of an event or [...]
deca- English (eng) In the International System of Units and other metric systems of units, multiplying the unit to which it is attached by 10. Symbol: da. Ten.
decamillennial English (eng) Occurring every ten thousand years.

Words with the same origin as decamillennial

Descendants of millennial
Descendants of deca-
dakat decaborane decacarbonyl decachlorobiphenyl decacyclic decagon decagram decahedron decahistidine decahydrate decakatal decalogy decamer decamillionaire decangular decanormal decare decastyle decasyllabic decatetraene decathlon decillion tetradecahedron tetraphosphorus decasulfide