If we accept the conclusion of the sixth century monk Dionysius Exiguus that he was born on December 25 of the year 1 B.C., then the bimillenary would occur on Christmas Day of the year 2000. From LearnThat.org. [http://www.ips-planetarium.org/planetarian/articles/bimillenary_christ.html]
Hoping to close a troubled chapter in the nation's bimillenary history, Ethiopians on Monday anxiously awaited the long-delayed verdict in the genocide trial of former dictator Mengistu Haile. From Wordnik.com. [ANC Daily News Briefing] Reference
I personally believe our flag should carry the lion and sun emblem as it is not related to any particular royalty and is rooted in Iran's bimillenary history but I would go with a tricolor flag for the moment until a civilized debate takes place in the free Iran at which point, I will passionately fight for the future of our flag via political means. From Wordnik.com. [How Iranians can unite against the Islamic Republic] Reference
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