761

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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries:
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761 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 761
DCCLXI
Ab urbe condita 1514
Armenian calendar 210
ԹՎ ՄԺ
Assyrian calendar 5511
Balinese saka calendar 682–683
Bengali calendar 168
Berber calendar 1711
Buddhist calendar 1305
Burmese calendar 123
Byzantine calendar 6269–6270
Chinese calendar 庚子(Metal Rat)
3457 or 3397
    — to —
辛丑年 (Metal Ox)
3458 or 3398
Coptic calendar 477–478
Discordian calendar 1927
Ethiopian calendar 753–754
Hebrew calendar 4521–4522
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 817–818
 - Shaka Samvat 682–683
 - Kali Yuga 3861–3862
Holocene calendar 10761
Iranian calendar 139–140
Islamic calendar 143–144
Japanese calendar Tenpyō-hōji 5
(天平宝字5年)
Javanese calendar 655–656
Julian calendar 761
DCCLXI
Korean calendar 3094
Minguo calendar 1151 before ROC
民前1151年
Nanakshahi calendar −707
Seleucid era 1072/1073 AG
Thai solar calendar 1303–1304
Tibetan calendar 阳金鼠年
(male Iron-Rat)
887 or 506 or −266
    — to —
阴金牛年
(female Iron-Ox)
888 or 507 or −265
Silver dirham of Khurshid II (734–761)

Year 761 (DCCLXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 761 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. ^ Kirby, p. 151, states that Oswine's origins are unknown. Marsden, pp. 232–233, suggests he was a son of Eadberht. The description of Oswine as an ætheling comes from John of Worcester's chronicle.
  2. ^ Forsyth, Katherine (2000). "Evidence of a lost Pictish source in the Historia Regum Anglorum". In Taylor, Simon. Kings, clerics and chronicles in Scotland, 500–1297: essays in honour of Marjorie Ogilvie Anderson on the occasion of her ninetieth birthday. Dublin: Four Courts Press. ISBN 1-85182-516-9. 
  3. ^ Meynier, Gilbert (2010). L'Algérie cœur du Maghreb classique: De l'ouverture islamo-arabe au repli (658-1518). Paris: La Découverte. p. 25. 
  4. ^ Rekaya, M. (1986). "Khurshīd". The Encyclopedia of Islam. V (New ed.). Leiden; New York: Brill. pp. 68–70. ISBN 90-04-07819-3. Retrieved 2013-01-31.