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This article is about the year 679. For the number, see 679 (number). For the record label, see sixsevenine.
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 6th century7th century8th century
Decades: 640s  650s  660s  – 670s –  680s  690s  700s
Years: 676 677 678679680 681 682
679 by topic
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679 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 679
DCLXXIX
Ab urbe condita 1432
Armenian calendar 128
ԹՎ ՃԻԸ
Assyrian calendar 5429
Bahá'í calendar −1165 – −1164
Bengali calendar 86
Berber calendar 1629
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 1223
Burmese calendar 41
Byzantine calendar 6187–6188
Chinese calendar 戊寅(Earth Tiger)
3375 or 3315
    — to —
己卯年 (Earth Rabbit)
3376 or 3316
Coptic calendar 395–396
Discordian calendar 1845
Ethiopian calendar 671–672
Hebrew calendar 4439–4440
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 735–736
 - Shaka Samvat 601–602
 - Kali Yuga 3780–3781
Holocene calendar 10679
Igbo calendar −321 – −320
Iranian calendar 57–58
Islamic calendar 59–60
Japanese calendar N/A
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 679
DCLXXIX
Korean calendar 3012
Minguo calendar 1233 before ROC
民前1233年
Thai solar calendar 1222
Martyrdom of bishop Leodegar (c. 1200)

Year 679 (DCLXXIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 679 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. ^ Haldon (1990), p. 64; Kaegi (2008), pp. 381–382; Lilie (1976), pp. 81–82 and Treadgold (1997), p. 327
  2. ^ E. Vagandard (1902), "Revue des Questions Historiques", pp. 63–67