These categories (a-/pre-/postmillennialism) originated in the nineteenth century, so we should be wary of imagining that there was such refinement in end-time thinking throughout church history.  The principal division on this subject, historically, was simply between millenarians (those who affirmed a literal thousand-year kingdom on earth) and amillennialists (those who interpreted Revelation 20 as referring symbolically to the present era).

From: The Christian Faith: A Systematic Theology for Pilgrims on the Way by Michael Horton (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2011), pp. 920-921.

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