539 BC

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Millennium: 1st millennium BC
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539 BC in various calendars
Gregorian calendar539 BC
DXXXVIII BC
Ab urbe condita215
Ancient Egypt eraXXVI dynasty, 126
- PharaohAmasis II, 32
Ancient Greek era60th Olympiad, year 2
Assyrian calendar4212
Balinese saka calendarN/A
Bengali calendar−1131
Berber calendar412
Buddhist calendar6
Burmese calendar−1176
Byzantine calendar4970–4971
Chinese calendar辛酉(Metal Rooster)
2158 or 2098
    — to —
壬戌年 (Water Dog)
2159 or 2099
Coptic calendar−822 – −821
Discordian calendar628
Ethiopian calendar−546 – −545
Hebrew calendar3222–3223
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat−482 – −481
 - Shaka SamvatN/A
 - Kali Yuga2562–2563
Holocene calendar9462
Iranian calendar1160 BP – 1159 BP
Islamic calendar1196 BH – 1195 BH
Javanese calendarN/A
Julian calendarN/A
Korean calendar1795
Minguo calendar2450 before ROC
民前2450年
Nanakshahi calendar−2006
Thai solar calendar4–5
Tibetan calendar阴金鸡年
(female Iron-Rooster)
−412 or −793 or −1565
    — to —
阳水狗年
(male Water-Dog)
−411 or −792 or −1564

The year 539 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. In the Roman Empire, it was known as year 215 Ab urbe condita. The denomination 539 BC 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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The Cyrus cylinder: a contemporary cuneiform script proclaims Cyrus the Great as legitimate king of Babylon.

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