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  1. 21st century

    The 21st century is the current century of the Anno Domini era or the Common Era, in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. It began on January 1, 2001, and will end on December 31, 2100. It is the first century of the 3rd millennium. It is distinct from the century known as the 2000s, which began on January 1, 2000 and will end on December 31, 2099.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of 21st century in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of 21st century in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alfred Edward Perlman:

    Learning is what most adults will do for a living in the 21st century.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    We are in the 21st century; what are the kings or the queens doing in this century? They must remain in the past!

  3. Alvin Toffler:

    The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.

  4. Kedar Joshi:

    Meditation should be the foremost technology of the 21st century; the technology of reprogramming the non-spatial universal computer.

  5. Elie Wiesel, Chicago Sun-Times, November 5, 2001:

    Education in the key to preventing the cycle of violence and hatred that marred the 20th century from repeating itself in the 21st century.

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