The year 560 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. In the Roman Empire, it was known as year 194 Ab urbe condita.[1] The denomination 560 BC 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.[2]

Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
560 BC in various calendars
Gregorian calendar560 BC
DLIX BC
Ab urbe condita194
Ancient Egypt eraXXVI dynasty, 105
- PharaohAmasis II, 11
Ancient Greek era55th Olympiad (victor
Assyrian calendar4191
Balinese saka calendarN/A
Bengali calendar−1152
Berber calendar391
Buddhist calendar−15
Burmese calendar−1197
Byzantine calendar4949–4950
Chinese calendar庚子(Metal Rat)
2137 or 2077
    — to —
辛丑年 (Metal Ox)
2138 or 2078
Coptic calendar−843 – −842
Discordian calendar607
Ethiopian calendar−567 – −566
Hebrew calendar3201–3202
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat−503 – −502
 - Shaka SamvatN/A
 - Kali Yuga2541–2542
Holocene calendar9441
Iranian calendar1181 BP – 1180 BP
Islamic calendar1217 BH – 1216 BH
Javanese calendarN/A
Julian calendarN/A
Korean calendar1774
Minguo calendar2471 before ROC
民前2471年
Nanakshahi calendar−2027
Thai solar calendar−17 – −16
Tibetan calendar阳金鼠年
(male Iron-Rat)
−433 or −814 or −1586
    — to —
阴金牛年
(female Iron-Ox)
−432 or −813 or −1585

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  1. ^ Date of creation varies

ReferencesEdit

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  5. ^ Acropolis Museum. "Male statues. Calf bearer - Around 570 BC". Retrieved 2016-07-17.
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  9. ^ Arnold, Bill T. (2004). Society of Bible Literature (ed.). Who Were the Babylonians?. ISBN 1-58983-106-3.
  10. ^ Clayman, Dee L (2014). Oxford University Press (ed.). Berenice II and the Golden Age of Ptolemaic Egypt. Oxford. p. 27. ISBN 978-0-19-537089-8.
  11. ^ "Chinese Text Project". Retrieved 2016-07-17.
  12. ^ Baumgartner, Daniel Lee (2008). Author House (ed.). Logos Arete: A Lexicon of the Ancient Greeks. Bloomington. ISBN 978-1-4343-6284-1.