362 BC

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Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries: 5th century BC4th century BC3rd century BC
Decades: 390s BC  380s BC  370s BC  – 360s BC –  350s BC  340s BC  330s BC
Years: 365 BC 364 BC 363 BC362 BC361 BC 360 BC 359 BC
362 BC by topic
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362 BC in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 362 BC
Ab urbe condita 392
Armenian calendar N/A
Assyrian calendar 4389
Bahá'í calendar −2205 – −2204
Bengali calendar −954
Berber calendar 589
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 183
Burmese calendar −999
Byzantine calendar 5147–5148
Chinese calendar 戊午(Earth Horse)
2335 or 2275
    — to —
己未年 (Earth Goat)
2336 or 2276
Coptic calendar −645 – −644
Discordian calendar 805
Ethiopian calendar −369 – −368
Hebrew calendar 3399–3400
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat −305 – −304
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 2740–2741
Holocene calendar 9639
Igbo calendar −1361 – −1360
Iranian calendar 983 BP – 982 BP
Islamic calendar 1013 BH – 1012 BH
Japanese calendar N/A
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar N/A
Korean calendar 1972
Minguo calendar 2273 before ROC
民前2273年
Thai solar calendar 182

Year 362 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Ahala and Aventinensis (or, less frequently, year 392 Ab urbe condita). The denomination 362 BC for this year has been used since the early medieval period, when the Anno Domini calendar era became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years.

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Persian Empire[edit]

Egypt[edit]

Greece[edit]

  • The outbreak of civil war in the Arcadian league leads to Mantinea fighting alongside Sparta and Athens, while Tegea and others members of the league side with Thebes. The Theban general, Epaminondas, heads the large allied army in the Peloponnesus. He is met by Sparta (led by Spartan general Archidamus III), Athens, and their allies in the Battle of Mantinea. In the battle, Epaminondas is victorious, but is killed. His dying command to make peace with the enemy is followed by all sides and a general peace is established in Greece. The period of Theban domination of Greece comes to an end.

China[edit]

  • The states of Qin, Han and Zhao defeat the state of Wei and Qin captures the prince of Wei. The Battle of Shaoliang is then fought between Qin and Wei, which Wei loses, whereupon Qin captures the prime minister of Wei.


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