Definitions for myriadˈmɪr i əd

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word myriad

Princeton's WordNet

  1. myriad(noun)

    a large indefinite number

    "he faced a myriad of details"

  2. ten thousand, 10000, myriad(adj)

    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and one thousand

  3. countless, infinite, innumerable, innumerous, multitudinous, myriad, numberless, uncounted, unnumberable, unnumbered, unnumerable(adj)

    too numerous to be counted

    "incalculable riches"; "countless hours"; "an infinite number of reasons"; "innumerable difficulties"; "the multitudinous seas"; "myriad stars"; "untold thousands"

Wiktionary

  1. myriad(Noun)

    Ten thousand; 10,000.

  2. myriad(Noun)

    A countless number or multitude (of specified things).

    Earth hosts a myriad of animals.

  3. myriad(Adjective)

    Multifaceted, having innumerable elements.

  4. myriad(Adjective)

    Great in number; innumerable, multitudinous.

    Earth hosts myriad animals.

  5. Origin: From myriade, from myrias (genitive of myriadis), from μυριάδος, genitive of μυριάς, from μύριος.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Myriad(noun)

    the number of ten thousand; ten thousand persons or things

  2. Myriad(noun)

    an immense number; a very great many; an indefinitely large number

  3. Myriad(adj)

    consisting of a very great, but indefinite, number; as, myriad stars

  4. Origin: [Gr. , , fr. numberless, pl. ten thousand: cf. F. myriade.]

Freebase

  1. Myriad

    Myriad, "numberless, countless, infinite", is a classical Greek word for the number 10,000. In modern English, the word refers to an unspecified large quantity.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Myriad

    mir′i-ad, n. any immense number.—adj. numberless. [Gr. myrias, myriados, ten thousand.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of myriad in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of myriad in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Morgan Stanley:

    Despite the myriad announcements of capex cuts, production has yet to respond enough to rebalance the market.

  2. Mary Kirby:

    There are myriad concerns when looking at this design, chiefly whether or not passengers would be able to evacuate in 90 seconds.

  3. Francis M. Faber Jr.:

    Zygmunt Zikorra inquired; Have modern-day geologists been able to determine whether myriad 'baldface' and 'baldhead' mountains were ever hirsute?

  4. Jeb Bush:

    It's the ones that, that everybody brings up. The whole myriad of them -- starting with President Obama's ideas that were rejected in the Congress.

  5. Sir Richard Francis Burton:

    All Faith is false, all Faith is true:
    Truth is the shattered mirror strown
    In myriad bits; while each believes
    His little bit the whole to own.

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