608

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This article is about the year 608. For other uses, see 608 (disambiguation).
Millennium: 1st millennium
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608 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 608
DCVIII
Ab urbe condita 1361
Armenian calendar 57
ԹՎ ԾԷ
Assyrian calendar 5358
Bengali calendar 15
Berber calendar 1558
Buddhist calendar 1152
Burmese calendar −30
Byzantine calendar 6116–6117
Chinese calendar 丁卯(Fire Rabbit)
3304 or 3244
    — to —
戊辰年 (Earth Dragon)
3305 or 3245
Coptic calendar 324–325
Discordian calendar 1774
Ethiopian calendar 600–601
Hebrew calendar 4368–4369
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 664–665
 - Shaka Samvat 529–530
 - Kali Yuga 3708–3709
Holocene calendar 10608
Iranian calendar 14 BP – 13 BP
Islamic calendar 14 BH – 13 BH
Japanese calendar N/A
Javanese calendar 497–498
Julian calendar 608
DCVIII
Korean calendar 2941
Minguo calendar 1304 before ROC
民前1304年
Nanakshahi calendar −860
Seleucid era 919/920 AG
Thai solar calendar 1150–1151

Year 608 (DCVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 608 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. ^ Essential Histories: Rome at War AD 293–696 (2002), Michael Whitby, p. 60. ISBN 1-84176-359-4
  2. ^ Kaegi 2003, p. 41