Delay generation using NOP of 8051

From: Ravi kumar.N (
Date: 02/17/05

Date: 17 Feb 2005 06:43:13 -0800

Respected Experts,
                  Iam RaviKumar.N, working on AT89c52 microcontroller.

I want to generate a delay of 1ms(milli second) using NOP instruction
of 8051.

I would like to know how many NOP instructions I have to insert to
generate the above specified delay.

With regards