a large indefinite number
"he faced a myriad of details"
ten thousand, 10000, myriad(adj)
the cardinal number that is the product of ten and one thousand
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"
Ten thousand; 10,000.
A countless number or multitude (of specified things).
Earth hosts a myriad of animals.
Multifaceted, having innumerable elements.
Great in number; innumerable, multitudinous.
Earth hosts myriad animals.
Origin: From myriade, from myrias (genitive of myriadis), from μυριάδος, genitive of μυριάς, from μύριος.
the number of ten thousand; ten thousand persons or things
an immense number; a very great many; an indefinitely large number
consisting of a very great, but indefinite, number; as, myriad stars
Origin: [Gr. , , fr. numberless, pl. ten thousand: cf. F. myriade.]
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
mir′i-ad, n. any immense number.—adj. numberless. [Gr. myrias, myriados, ten thousand.]
The numerical value of myriad in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of myriad in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There are myriad concerns when looking at this design, chiefly whether or not passengers would be able to evacuate in 90 seconds.
Zygmunt Zikorra inquired; Have modern-day geologists been able to determine whether myriad 'baldface' and 'baldhead' mountains were ever hirsute?
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.
Even with the multibillion dollar value, this is a vast underestimate of the total economic value of these parks, as it does not account for the myriad ecosystem services that they collectively provide.
After the market continued to fall despite myriad support measures, the government reached peak panic mode and must have worried that investors would not only lose confidence in the markets, but in the government itself.
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Translations for myriad
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- عدد Arabic
- miríadaCatalan, Valencian
- тьмаOld Church Slavonic, Church Slavonic, Old Bulgarian
- deng mil, myrdd, myrddiwnWelsh
- Myriade, Vielzahl, unzählig, Unmenge, Myriaden, UnzahlGerman
- suunnaton, määrä, lukematon, myriadiFinnish
- myriade, nombreuxFrench
- ריבוא, רבבהHebrew
- բյուր, անհաշիվ, բյուրավոր, անթիվ, անհամարArmenian
- aragrúi, mýgrútur, urmull, ótal, ógrynniIcelandic
- myrias, permultiLatin
- myriade, een groot aantalDutch
- masa, mnóstwo, miriada, niezliczonyPolish
- мириады, мириа́да, тьмаRussian
- otal, otalig mängd, oräknelig, otalig, myriadSwedish
- hindi mabilangTagalog
- bir sürü, sayısız, çok büyük sayı, pek çok, on binTurkish
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