The year 598 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. In the Roman Empire, it was known as year 156 Ab urbe condita . The denomination 598 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
Centuries:
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598 BC in various calendars
Gregorian calendar598 BC
DXCVII BC
Ab urbe condita156
Ancient Egypt eraXXVI dynasty, 67
- PharaohNecho II, 13
Ancient Greek era45th Olympiad, year 3
Assyrian calendar4153
Balinese saka calendarN/A
Bengali calendar−1190
Berber calendar353
Buddhist calendar−53
Burmese calendar−1235
Byzantine calendar4911–4912
Chinese calendar壬戌(Water Dog)
2099 or 2039
    — to —
癸亥年 (Water Pig)
2100 or 2040
Coptic calendar−881 – −880
Discordian calendar569
Ethiopian calendar−605 – −604
Hebrew calendar3163–3164
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat−541 – −540
 - Shaka SamvatN/A
 - Kali Yuga2503–2504
Holocene calendar9403
Iranian calendar1219 BP – 1218 BP
Islamic calendar1256 BH – 1255 BH
Javanese calendarN/A
Julian calendarN/A
Korean calendar1736
Minguo calendar2509 before ROC
民前2509年
Nanakshahi calendar−2065
Thai solar calendar−55 – −54
Tibetan calendar阳水狗年
(male Water-Dog)
−471 or −852 or −1624
    — to —
阴水猪年
(female Water-Pig)
−470 or −851 or −1623

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  1. ^ E.J. Bickerman, Chronology of the Ancient World (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1968), p. 198