Year 601 (DCI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 601 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
601 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar601
Ab urbe condita1354
Armenian calendar50
Assyrian calendar5351
Balinese saka calendar522–523
Bengali calendar8
Berber calendar1551
Buddhist calendar1145
Burmese calendar−37
Byzantine calendar6109–6110
Chinese calendar庚申年 (Metal Monkey)
3298 or 3091
    — to —
辛酉年 (Metal Rooster)
3299 or 3092
Coptic calendar317–318
Discordian calendar1767
Ethiopian calendar593–594
Hebrew calendar4361–4362
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat657–658
 - Shaka Samvat522–523
 - Kali Yuga3701–3702
Holocene calendar10601
Iranian calendar21 BP – 20 BP
Islamic calendar22 BH – 21 BH
Japanese calendarN/A
Javanese calendar490–491
Julian calendar601
Korean calendar2934
Minguo calendar1311 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−867
Seleucid era912/913 AG
Thai solar calendar1143–1144
Tibetan calendar阳金猴年
(male Iron-Monkey)
727 or 346 or −426
    — to —
(female Iron-Rooster)
728 or 347 or −425
King Liuva II (583–603)

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Agriculture edit

  • Food production increases in northern and Western Europe as a result of agricultural technology introduced by the Slavs, who employ a lightweight plow with a knife blade (coulter), that cuts deep into the soil at grassroots level, together with a shaped board, or "moldboard", that moves the cut soil to one side.

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  1. ^ Roger Collins, "Visigothic Spain 409–711", (Blackwell Publishing,2004, p.73
  2. ^ Ann Christys, "Christians in Al-Andalus, 711–1000", p. 37 (Curzon Press, 2002). ISBN 0-7007-1564-9