888

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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
888 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 888
DCCCLXXXVIII
Ab urbe condita 1641
Armenian calendar 337
ԹՎ ՅԼԷ
Assyrian calendar 5638
Balinese saka calendar 809–810
Bengali calendar 295
Berber calendar 1838
Buddhist calendar 1432
Burmese calendar 250
Byzantine calendar 6396–6397
Chinese calendar 丁未(Fire Goat)
3584 or 3524
    — to —
戊申年 (Earth Monkey)
3585 or 3525
Coptic calendar 604–605
Discordian calendar 2054
Ethiopian calendar 880–881
Hebrew calendar 4648–4649
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 944–945
 - Shaka Samvat 809–810
 - Kali Yuga 3988–3989
Holocene calendar 10888
Iranian calendar 266–267
Islamic calendar 274–275
Japanese calendar Ninna 4
(仁和4年)
Javanese calendar 786–787
Julian calendar 888
DCCCLXXXVIII
Korean calendar 3221
Minguo calendar 1024 before ROC
民前1024年
Nanakshahi calendar −580
Seleucid era 1199/1200 AG
Thai solar calendar 1430–1431
Tibetan calendar 阴火羊年
(female Fire-Goat)
1014 or 633 or −139
    — to —
阳土猴年
(male Earth-Monkey)
1015 or 634 or −138
Coronation of Odo of France (888–898)

Year 888 (DCCCLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Britain[edit]
  • Lord Æthelred II of the Mercians is struck down with a debilitating illness. His wife, Princess Æthelflæd (a daughter of Alfred the Great) of Wessex, joins him as joint ruler of Mercia (approximate date).
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Gwatking, H. M., Whitney, J. P., et al. Cambridge Medieval History: Volume III–Germany and the Western Empire. Cambridge University Press: London (1930).