Year 761 (DCCLXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 761 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
761 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar761
Ab urbe condita1514
Armenian calendar210
Assyrian calendar5511
Balinese saka calendar682–683
Bengali calendar168
Berber calendar1711
Buddhist calendar1305
Burmese calendar123
Byzantine calendar6269–6270
Chinese calendar庚子年 (Metal Rat)
3458 or 3251
    — to —
辛丑年 (Metal Ox)
3459 or 3252
Coptic calendar477–478
Discordian calendar1927
Ethiopian calendar753–754
Hebrew calendar4521–4522
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat817–818
 - Shaka Samvat682–683
 - Kali Yuga3861–3862
Holocene calendar10761
Iranian calendar139–140
Islamic calendar143–144
Japanese calendarTenpyō-hōji 5
Javanese calendar655–656
Julian calendar761
Korean calendar3094
Minguo calendar1151 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−707
Seleucid era1072/1073 AG
Thai solar calendar1303–1304
Tibetan calendar阳金鼠年
(male Iron-Rat)
887 or 506 or −266
    — to —
(female Iron-Ox)
888 or 507 or −265
Silver dirham of Khurshid II (734–761)

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  1. ^ Kirby, p. 151, states that Oswine's origins are unknown. Marsden, pp. 232–233, suggests he was a son of Eadberht. The description of Oswine as an ætheling comes from John of Worcester's chronicle.
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  5. ^ Lynch, Michael, ed. (February 24, 2011). The Oxford companion to Scottish history. Oxford University Press. p. 448. ISBN 9780199693054.