617

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This article is about the year 617. For the number, see 617 (number). For the "Dambuster" squadron, see No. 617 Squadron RAF.
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 6th century7th century8th century
Decades: 580s  590s  600s  – 610s –  620s  630s  640s
Years: 614 615 616617618 619 620
617 by topic
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617 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 617
DCXVII
Ab urbe condita 1370
Armenian calendar 66
ԹՎ ԿԶ
Assyrian calendar 5367
Bahá'í calendar −1227 – −1226
Bengali calendar 24
Berber calendar 1567
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 1161
Burmese calendar −21
Byzantine calendar 6125–6126
Chinese calendar 丙子(Fire Rat)
3313 or 3253
    — to —
丁丑年 (Fire Ox)
3314 or 3254
Coptic calendar 333–334
Discordian calendar 1783
Ethiopian calendar 609–610
Hebrew calendar 4377–4378
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 673–674
 - Shaka Samvat 539–540
 - Kali Yuga 3718–3719
Holocene calendar 10617
Igbo calendar −383 – −382
Iranian calendar 5 BP – 4 BP
Islamic calendar 5 BH – 4 BH
Japanese calendar N/A
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 617
DCXVII
Korean calendar 2950
Minguo calendar 1295 before ROC
民前1295年
Thai solar calendar 1160
The tomb of Wendelin of Trier (c. 554–617)

Year 617 (DCXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 617 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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  1. ^ Greatrex-Lieu 2002, p. II, 198
  2. ^ Foss 1975, p. 724
  3. ^ The Early Medieval Balkans: A Critical Survey from the Sixth to the Late Twelfth Century (1991), John V.A. Fine, Jr, p. 42. ISBN 0-472-08149-7