776

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This article is about the year 776. For the number, see 776 (number).
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 7th century8th century9th century
Decades: 740s  750s  760s  – 770s –  780s  790s  800s
Years: 773 774 775776777 778 779
776 by topic
Politics
State leadersSovereign states
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776 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 776
DCCLXXVI
Ab urbe condita 1529
Armenian calendar 225
ԹՎ ՄԻԵ
Assyrian calendar 5526
Bahá'í calendar −1068 – −1067
Bengali calendar 183
Berber calendar 1726
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 1320
Burmese calendar 138
Byzantine calendar 6284–6285
Chinese calendar 乙卯(Wood Rabbit)
3472 or 3412
    — to —
丙辰年 (Fire Dragon)
3473 or 3413
Coptic calendar 492–493
Discordian calendar 1942
Ethiopian calendar 768–769
Hebrew calendar 4536–4537
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 832–833
 - Shaka Samvat 698–699
 - Kali Yuga 3877–3878
Holocene calendar 10776
Igbo calendar −224 – −223
Iranian calendar 154–155
Islamic calendar 159–160
Japanese calendar Hōki 7
(宝亀7年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 776
DCCLXXVI
Korean calendar 3109
Minguo calendar 1136 before ROC
民前1136年
Thai solar calendar 1319
Ruins of Castle Syburg (near Dortmund)

Year 776 (DCCLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 776 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. ^ The Chronicle of Theophanes Anni Mundi 6095–6305 (A.D. 602–813): Tr. Harry Turtledove (University of Pennsylvania Press, 1982), p. 137
  2. ^ David Nicolle (2014). The Conquest of Saxony AD 782–785, p. 15. ISBN 978-1-78200-825-5
  3. ^ David Nicolle (2014). The Conquest of Saxony AD 782–785, pp. 15–16. ISBN 978-1-78200-825-5