668

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This article is about the year 668. For the number, see 668 (number).
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 6th century7th century8th century
Decades: 630s  640s  650s  – 660s –  670s  680s  690s
Years: 665 666 667668669 670 671
668 by topic
Politics
State leadersSovereign states
Birth and death categories
BirthsDeaths
Establishment and disestablishment categories
EstablishmentsDisestablishments
668 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 668
DCLXVIII
Ab urbe condita 1421
Armenian calendar 117
ԹՎ ՃԺԷ
Assyrian calendar 5418
Bahá'í calendar −1176 – −1175
Bengali calendar 75
Berber calendar 1618
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 1212
Burmese calendar 30
Byzantine calendar 6176–6177
Chinese calendar 丁卯(Fire Rabbit)
3364 or 3304
    — to —
戊辰年 (Earth Dragon)
3365 or 3305
Coptic calendar 384–385
Discordian calendar 1834
Ethiopian calendar 660–661
Hebrew calendar 4428–4429
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 724–725
 - Shaka Samvat 590–591
 - Kali Yuga 3769–3770
Holocene calendar 10668
Igbo calendar −332 – −331
Iranian calendar 46–47
Islamic calendar 47–48
Japanese calendar N/A
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 668
DCLXVIII
Korean calendar 3001
Minguo calendar 1244 before ROC
民前1244年
Thai solar calendar 1211

Year 668 (DCLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 668 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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References[edit]

  1. ^ Bury, p. 306
  2. ^ Bury, p. 307
  3. ^ Kashiwahara Y., Sonoda K. "Shapers of Japanese Buddhism", Kosei (1994)
  4. ^ Walsh, "A New Dictionary of Saints", p. 127