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642 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 642
DCXLII
Ab urbe condita 1395
Armenian calendar 91
ԹՎ ՂԱ
Assyrian calendar 5392
Balinese saka calendar 563–564
Bengali calendar 49
Berber calendar 1592
Buddhist calendar 1186
Burmese calendar 4
Byzantine calendar 6150–6151
Chinese calendar 辛丑(Metal  Ox)
3338 or 3278
     to 
壬寅年 (Water  Tiger)
3339 or 3279
Coptic calendar 358–359
Discordian calendar 1808
Ethiopian calendar 634–635
Hebrew calendar 4402–4403
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 698–699
 - Shaka Samvat 563–564
 - Kali Yuga 3742–3743
Holocene calendar 10642
Iranian calendar 20–21
Islamic calendar 21–22
Japanese calendar N/A
Javanese calendar 532–533
Julian calendar 642
DCXLII
Korean calendar 2975
Minguo calendar 1270 before ROC
民前1270年
Nanakshahi calendar −826
Seleucid era 953/954 AG
Thai solar calendar 1184–1185
Tibetan calendar 阴金牛年
(female Iron-Ox)
768 or 387 or −385
     to 
阳水虎年
(male Water-Tiger)
769 or 388 or −384
Pope Theodore I (642-649) Pope Theodore I.jpg
Pope Theodore I (642–649)

Year 642 ( DCXLII ) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 642 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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Year 800 (DCCC) was a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. It was around this time that the Anno Domini calendar era became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years, so from this time on, the years began to be known as 800 and onwards.

The 790s decade ran from January 1, 790, to December 31, 799.

The 610s decade ran from January 1, 610, to December 31, 619.

The 630s decade ran from January 1, 630, to December 31, 639.

The 640s decade ran from January 1, 640, to December 31, 649.

The 650s decade ran from January 1, 650, to December 31, 659.

The 660s decade ran from January 1, 660, to December 31, 669.

The 670s decade ran from January 1, 670, to December 31, 679.

The 680s decade ran from January 1, 680, to December 31, 689.

The 690s decade ran from January 1, 690, to December 31, 699.

The 910s decade ran from January 1, 910, to December 31, 919.

634 Calendar year

Year 634 (DCXXXIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar. The denomination 634 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.

639 Calendar year

Year 639 (DCXXXIX) was a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar. The denomination 639 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.

626 Calendar year

Year 626 (DCXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. The denomination 626 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.

716 Calendar year

Year 716 (DCCXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. The denomination 716 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.

Year 640 (DCXL) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar. The denomination 640 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.

645 Calendar year

Year 645 (DCXLV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar. The denomination 645 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.

884 Calendar year

Year 884 (DCCCLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar.

918 Calendar year

Year 918 (CMXVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar.

References

  1. Reuter, Timothy (1991). Germany in the Early Middle Ages 800–1056. New York: Longman. p. 55. ISBN   0-582-08156-4.
  2. Bede Book III, Chapter XV.
  3. Lynch, Michael (ed.). The Oxford companion to Scottish history. Oxford University Press. p. 5. ISBN   978-0-19-969305-4.[ full citation needed ]

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