716

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This article is about the year 716. For the number, see 716 (number).
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 7th century8th century9th century
Decades: 680s  690s  700s  – 710s –  720s  730s  740s
Years: 713 714 715716717 718 719
716 by topic
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716 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 716
DCCXVI
Ab urbe condita 1469
Armenian calendar 165
ԹՎ ՃԿԵ
Assyrian calendar 5466
Bahá'í calendar −1128 – −1127
Bengali calendar 123
Berber calendar 1666
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 1260
Burmese calendar 78
Byzantine calendar 6224–6225
Chinese calendar 乙卯(Wood Rabbit)
3412 or 3352
    — to —
丙辰年 (Fire Dragon)
3413 or 3353
Coptic calendar 432–433
Discordian calendar 1882
Ethiopian calendar 708–709
Hebrew calendar 4476–4477
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 772–773
 - Shaka Samvat 638–639
 - Kali Yuga 3817–3818
Holocene calendar 10716
Igbo calendar −284 – −283
Iranian calendar 94–95
Islamic calendar 97–98
Japanese calendar Reiki 2
(霊亀2年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 716
DCCXVI
Korean calendar 3049
Minguo calendar 1196 before ROC
民前1196年
Thai solar calendar 1259
Map of Frisia (modern Netherlands) in 716
Statue of Boniface (c. 675–754)

Year 716 (DCCXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 716 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. ^ John V.A. Fine, Jr (1991). "The Early Medieval Balkans". A Critical Survey from the Sixth to the Late Twelfth Century. Chapter 3: "The Balkans in the Eighth Century". Tervel and Byzantium (p. 75). ISBN 978-0472-08149-3
  2. ^ Bede, p. 324, translated by Leo Sherley-Price
  3. ^ Provencal, Levi. Encyclopedia of Islam New Edition Vol. 1 A-B. (Leiden, Netherlands: E.J. Brill, 1960), p. 58
  4. ^ David Nicolle (2008). Poitiers AD 732, Charles Martel turns the Islamic tide (p. 17). ISBN 978-184603-230-1
  5. ^ Book of Tang, Vol. 194-I