What was the original meaning of the word 'Myriad'?

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What was the original meaning of the word 'Myriad'?
 

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ten thousand
 
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just checked Websters and it says the
greek word "myrioi" also meant "countless"
so for the greeks it could mean either countless or ten thousand
 
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point for marcus!
 

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