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This article is about the year 779. For the number, see 779 (number).
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 7th century8th century9th century
Decades: 740s  750s  760s  – 770s –  780s  790s  800s
Years: 776 777 778779780 781 782
779 by topic
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779 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 779
DCCLXXIX
Ab urbe condita 1532
Armenian calendar 228
ԹՎ ՄԻԸ
Assyrian calendar 5529
Bahá'í calendar −1065 – −1064
Bengali calendar 186
Berber calendar 1729
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 1323
Burmese calendar 141
Byzantine calendar 6287–6288
Chinese calendar 戊午(Earth Horse)
3475 or 3415
    — to —
己未年 (Earth Goat)
3476 or 3416
Coptic calendar 495–496
Discordian calendar 1945
Ethiopian calendar 771–772
Hebrew calendar 4539–4540
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 835–836
 - Shaka Samvat 701–702
 - Kali Yuga 3880–3881
Holocene calendar 10779
Igbo calendar −221 – −220
Iranian calendar 157–158
Islamic calendar 162–163
Japanese calendar Hōki 10
(宝亀10年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 779
DCCLXXIX
Korean calendar 3112
Minguo calendar 1133 before ROC
民前1133年
Thai solar calendar 1322

Year 779 (DCCLXXIX) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 779 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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