The year 539 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. In the Roman Empire, it was known as year 215 Ab urbe condita. The denomination 539 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.

Millennium: 1st millennium BC
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539 BC in various calendars
Gregorian calendar539 BC
DXXXVIII BC
Ab urbe condita215
Ancient Egypt eraXXVI dynasty, 126
- PharaohAmasis II, 32
Ancient Greek era60th Olympiad, year 2
Assyrian calendar4212
Balinese saka calendarN/A
Bengali calendar−1131
Berber calendar412
Buddhist calendar6
Burmese calendar−1176
Byzantine calendar4970–4971
Chinese calendar辛酉(Metal Rooster)
2158 or 2098
    — to —
壬戌年 (Water Dog)
2159 or 2099
Coptic calendar−822 – −821
Discordian calendar628
Ethiopian calendar−546 – −545
Hebrew calendar3222–3223
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat−482 – −481
 - Shaka SamvatN/A
 - Kali Yuga2562–2563
Holocene calendar9462
Iranian calendar1160 BP – 1159 BP
Islamic calendar1196 BH – 1195 BH
Javanese calendarN/A
Julian calendarN/A
Korean calendar1795
Minguo calendar2450 before ROC
民前2450年
Nanakshahi calendar−2006
Thai solar calendar4–5
Tibetan calendar阴金鸡年
(female Iron-Rooster)
−412 or −793 or −1565
    — to —
阳水狗年
(male Water-Dog)
−411 or −792 or −1564

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The Cyrus cylinder: a contemporary cuneiform script proclaims Cyrus the Great as legitimate king of Babylon.

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