Regnal Years

Some articles on regnal years, year, years, regnal year:

Ancient Japan - Regnal Years - Other Eras
... War II period, Jimmu era (Kōki) is also used in common that the year of enthronement of first Tennō (Jimmu-Tennō) is defined as First Year ... era (sengo) has been used as a private era, which starts from 1946 (1945 being the 0th postwar year) ...
Chinese Calendar - Year Markings - Regnal Years
... Traditional Chinese years were not continuously numbered in the way that the BC/AD system is ... More commonly, official year counting always used some form of a regnal year ... Prior to this, years were not marked at all, and historical events cannot be dated exactly ...

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