Year 78 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. At the time it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Lepidus and Catulus. Later and less frequently, it was known as the year 676 AUC). The denomination 78 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
78 BC in various calendars
Gregorian calendar78 BC
Ab urbe condita676
Ancient Egypt eraXXXIII dynasty, 246
- PharaohPtolemy XII Auletes, 3
Ancient Greek era175th Olympiad, year 3
Assyrian calendar4673
Balinese saka calendarN/A
Bengali calendar−670
Berber calendar873
Buddhist calendar467
Burmese calendar−715
Byzantine calendar5431–5432
Chinese calendar壬寅年 (Water Tiger)
2620 or 2413
    — to —
癸卯年 (Water Rabbit)
2621 or 2414
Coptic calendar−361 – −360
Discordian calendar1089
Ethiopian calendar−85 – −84
Hebrew calendar3683–3684
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat−21 – −20
 - Shaka SamvatN/A
 - Kali Yuga3023–3024
Holocene calendar9923
Iranian calendar699 BP – 698 BP
Islamic calendar720 BH – 719 BH
Javanese calendarN/A
Julian calendarN/A
Korean calendar2256
Minguo calendar1989 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−1545
Seleucid era234/235 AG
Thai solar calendar465–466
Tibetan calendar阳水虎年
(male Water-Tiger)
49 or −332 or −1104
    — to —
(female Water-Rabbit)
50 or −331 or −1103

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  1. ^ LeGlay, Marcel; Voisin, Jean-Louis; Le Bohec, Yann (2001). A History of Rome (Second ed.). Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell. p. 128. ISBN 0-631-21858-0.