738

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This article is about the year 738. For the number, see 738 (number).
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 7th century8th century9th century
Decades: 700s  710s  720s  – 730s –  740s  750s  760s
Years: 735 736 737738739 740 741
738 by topic
Politics
State leadersSovereign states
Birth and death categories
BirthsDeaths
Establishment and disestablishment categories
EstablishmentsDisestablishments
738 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 738
DCCXXXVIII
Ab urbe condita 1491
Armenian calendar 187
ԹՎ ՃՁԷ
Assyrian calendar 5488
Bahá'í calendar −1106 – −1105
Bengali calendar 145
Berber calendar 1688
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 1282
Burmese calendar 100
Byzantine calendar 6246–6247
Chinese calendar 丁丑(Fire Ox)
3434 or 3374
    — to —
戊寅年 (Earth Tiger)
3435 or 3375
Coptic calendar 454–455
Discordian calendar 1904
Ethiopian calendar 730–731
Hebrew calendar 4498–4499
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 794–795
 - Shaka Samvat 660–661
 - Kali Yuga 3839–3840
Holocene calendar 10738
Igbo calendar −262 – −261
Iranian calendar 116–117
Islamic calendar 120–121
Japanese calendar Tenpyō 10
(天平10年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 738
DCCXXXVIII
Korean calendar 3071
Minguo calendar 1174 before ROC
民前1174年
Thai solar calendar 1281
Map of Maya area, with location of Copán

Year 738 (DCCXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 738 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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In Fiction[edit]

  • In the fiction of H. P. Lovecraft, Abd Al Azred, Muslim-kafir scholar and scientist, is killed in Damascus city market. His treatise on religion, the Al-Azif, is published soon thereafter.

References[edit]

  1. ^ David Nicolle (2008). Poitiers AD 732, Charles Martel turns the Islamic tide (p. 19). ISBN 978-184603-230-1