744

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This article is about the year 744. For the number, see 744 (number).
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 7th century8th century9th century
Decades: 710s  720s  730s  – 740s –  750s  760s  770s
Years: 741 742 743744745 746 747
744 by topic
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744 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 744
DCCXLIV
Ab urbe condita 1497
Armenian calendar 193
ԹՎ ՃՂԳ
Assyrian calendar 5494
Bahá'í calendar −1100 – −1099
Bengali calendar 151
Berber calendar 1694
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 1288
Burmese calendar 106
Byzantine calendar 6252–6253
Chinese calendar 癸未(Water Goat)
3440 or 3380
    — to —
甲申年 (Wood Monkey)
3441 or 3381
Coptic calendar 460–461
Discordian calendar 1910
Ethiopian calendar 736–737
Hebrew calendar 4504–4505
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 800–801
 - Shaka Samvat 666–667
 - Kali Yuga 3845–3846
Holocene calendar 10744
Igbo calendar −256 – −255
Iranian calendar 122–123
Islamic calendar 126–127
Japanese calendar Tenpyō 16
(天平16年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 744
DCCXLIV
Korean calendar 3077
Minguo calendar 1168 before ROC
民前1168年
Thai solar calendar 1287
The Umayyad Caliphate (661–750)

Year 744 (DCCXLIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 744 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. ^ Wickham 1981, p. 221.
  2. ^ Hallenbeck 1982, p. 51.
  3. ^ Dionysius of Telmahre apud Hoyland, 661 n 193
  4. ^ Costambeys, "Abel (fl. 744–747)"
  5. ^ Letter by Pope Zacharias to Boniface, dated Nov. 5, 744, ed. Tangl (no.58), tr. Emerton.