766

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Millennium: 1st millennium
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766 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar766
DCCLXVI
Ab urbe condita1519
Armenian calendar215
ԹՎ ՄԺԵ
Assyrian calendar5516
Balinese saka calendar687–688
Bengali calendar173
Berber calendar1716
Buddhist calendar1310
Burmese calendar128
Byzantine calendar6274–6275
Chinese calendar乙巳(Wood Snake)
3462 or 3402
    — to —
丙午年 (Fire Horse)
3463 or 3403
Coptic calendar482–483
Discordian calendar1932
Ethiopian calendar758–759
Hebrew calendar4526–4527
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat822–823
 - Shaka Samvat687–688
 - Kali Yuga3866–3867
Holocene calendar10766
Iranian calendar144–145
Islamic calendar148–149
Japanese calendarTenpyō-jingo 2
(天平神護2年)
Javanese calendar660–661
Julian calendar766
DCCLXVI
Korean calendar3099
Minguo calendar1146 before ROC
民前1146年
Nanakshahi calendar−702
Seleucid era1077/1078 AG
Thai solar calendar1308–1309
Tibetan calendar阴木蛇年
(female Wood-Snake)
892 or 511 or −261
    — to —
阳火马年
(male Fire-Horse)
893 or 512 or −260

Year 766 (DCCLXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 766 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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  • Baghdad nears completion as 100,000 laborers create a circular city about 2 km in diameter, the "Round City". In the center is a palace built for Caliph al-Mansur. The capital is ringed by three lines of walls (approximate date).

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