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|AD 83 by topic|
|Gregorian calendar||AD 83|
|Ab urbe condita||836|
|Balinese saka calendar||4–5|
|Chinese calendar||壬午年 (Water Horse)|
2779 or 2719
— to —
癸未年 (Water Goat)
2780 or 2720
|Coptic calendar||−201 – −200|
|- Vikram Samvat||139–140|
|- Shaka Samvat||4–5|
|- Kali Yuga||3183–3184|
|Iranian calendar||539 BP – 538 BP|
|Islamic calendar||556 BH – 555 BH|
|Julian calendar||AD 83|
|Minguo calendar||1829 before ROC|
|Seleucid era||394/395 AG|
|Thai solar calendar||625–626|
209 or −172 or −944
— to —
210 or −171 or −943
AD 83 (LXXXIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Augustus and Rufus (or, less frequently, year 836 Ab urbe condita). The denomination AD 83 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.
- Possible date of the Battle of Mons Graupius (AD 83 or 84). According to Tacitus, 10,000 Britons and 360 Romans are killed.
- Roman emperor Domitian fights the Chatti, a Germanic tribe. His victory allows the construction of fortifications (Limes) along the Rhine-frontier.
- Inchtuthil, Roman fort built in Scotland.
- Domitian is again also a Roman Consul.
- Possible date that Demetrius of Tarsus visited an island in the Hebrides populated by holy men, possibly druids.
- In Rome, the castration of slaves is prohibited.
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