Year 746 (DCCXLVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 746 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.

Millennium: 1st millennium
746 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar746
Ab urbe condita1499
Armenian calendar195
Assyrian calendar5496
Balinese saka calendar667–668
Bengali calendar153
Berber calendar1696
Buddhist calendar1290
Burmese calendar108
Byzantine calendar6254–6255
Chinese calendar乙酉(Wood Rooster)
3442 or 3382
    — to —
丙戌年 (Fire Dog)
3443 or 3383
Coptic calendar462–463
Discordian calendar1912
Ethiopian calendar738–739
Hebrew calendar4506–4507
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat802–803
 - Shaka Samvat667–668
 - Kali Yuga3846–3847
Holocene calendar10746
Iranian calendar124–125
Islamic calendar128–129
Japanese calendarTenpyō 18
Javanese calendar640–641
Julian calendar746
Korean calendar3079
Minguo calendar1166 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−722
Seleucid era1057/1058 AG
Thai solar calendar1288–1289
Tibetan calendar阴木鸡年
(female Wood-Rooster)
872 or 491 or −281
    — to —
(male Fire-Dog)
873 or 492 or −280


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700 (number)

700 (seven hundred) is the natural number following 699 and preceding 701.

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746 Naval Air Squadron

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Beta Cassiopeiae

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The Craugastoridae, or fleshbelly frogs, are a family of New World direct-developing frogs. As delineated here, following the Amphibian Species of the World, it is a large family containing 746 species. They are found from the southern United States southwards to Central and South America.

Dzongsar Monastery

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The monastery belongs to the Sakya school of Tibetan Buddhism and was the main seat of Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo and Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö. However it is noted for its eclecticism of the Rimé movement and its openness to most of the teaching sects of Tibetan Buddhism.

FS Class 746

The Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane (FS; Italian State Railways) Class 746 (Italian: Gruppo 746) is a class of 2-8-2 'Mikado' steam locomotive. These were the biggest locomotives ever built by the Ferrovie dello Stato, even though not the fastest, which were the class 691's.

German submarine U-746

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HD 16004

HD 16004 is star in the northern constellation of Andromeda. It is a challenge to see with the naked eye even under good viewing conditions, having an apparent visual magnitude of 6.26. Located approximately 202 parsecs (660 ly) away, it is moving closer to the Earth with a heliocentric radial velocity of -6.8 km/s. This is a chemically peculiar Hg-Mn star with a stellar classification of B9.5 III HgMn.

Jahm bin Safwan

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A Sarvastivada school, Kusha-shū focussed on abhidharma analysis based on the "Commentary on the Abhidharmakośabhaṣya (倶舎論)" by the fourth-century Gandharan philosopher Vasubandhu. The school takes its name from that authoritative text.Names commonly associated with the Kusha-shū are Dōshō (道昭 638–700), Joe (644–714), Chitsū (智通 ?–?), Chitatsu (智達 ?–?), and Genbō (玄昉 ?–746).

List of NJ Transit bus routes (700–799)

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List of state highways in Maryland shorter than one mile (700–799)

The following is a list of state highways in Maryland shorter than one mile (1.6 km) in length with route numbers between 700 and 799. Most of these highways act as service roads, old alignments of more prominent highways, or connectors between one or more highways. Many of these highways are unsigned and have multiple segments with the same number. Several of these highways have their own articles; those highways are summarized here and a link is provided to the main article. This list does not include highways where at least one highway of that number is at least one mile in length. All highways at least one mile in length have their own article. The highways shorter than one mile with the same number are covered in the main article for the highway.

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USS Hemminger

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