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Definition of Thousand

Thousand

  1. The number of ten hundred; a collection or sum consisting of ten times one hundred units or objects.
  2. Hence, indefinitely, a great number.
  3. A symbol representing one thousand units; as, 1,000, M or CI/.
  4. Consisting of ten hundred; being ten times one hundred.
  5. Hence, consisting of a great number indefinitely.

Thousand Quotations

The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step. - Lao Tzu
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Lao Tzu

One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives. - Euripides
One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
Euripides

Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.
Lao Tzu

There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are the messengers of overwhelming grief, of deep contrition, and of unspeakable love.
Washington Irving

Power is of two kinds. One is obtained by the fear of punishment and the other by acts of love. Power based on love is a thousand times more effective and permanent then the one derived from fear of punishment.
Mahatma Gandhi
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Thousand Translations

thousand in Afrikaans is duisend
thousand in Danish is tusinde
thousand in Dutch is duizend
thousand in Finnish is tuhat
thousand in German is tausend
thousand in Italian is mille
thousand in Norwegian is tusen
thousand in Portuguese is mil
thousand in Spanish is mil
thousand in Swedish is tusen, tusental
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