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38th century BC

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38th century BC

Millennium: 4th millennium BC
Decades: 3790s BC 3780s BC 3770s BC 3760s BC 3750s BC
3740s BC 3730s BC 3720s BC 3710s BC 3700s BC
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The Jewish calendar's reference point is traditionally held to be about one year before the Creation of Adam and Eve, of our common early anthropocene world.
  • An earthquake near a Neolithic culture at Sotira in Cyprus destroys much of the local infrastructure.
  • Ubaid period came to an abrupt end in eastern Arabia and the Oman peninsula at 3800 BC.
  • In Syria, mass graves at Tell Brak, dating from ca. 3800 to 3600 BC, have been unearthed, suggesting advanced warfare around this period.
  • 3800-3200 BC 120 Wedge tombs (Ireland)
  • 3750 BC, according to a 2009 study, was about the time when the Proto-Semitic language originated[1]
  • 3760 BC Hebrew calendar starts (2015-5775=3760 BC)
  • 3700 BC Oldest known door in Europe (Zurich, Switzerland)
  • 3700-2300 BC Long barrow tombs in England

Calendar epochs

See: Human Era/Holocene epoch


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  3. ^ "To find the corresponding Jewish year for any year on the Gregorian calendar, add 3760 to the Gregorian number, if it is before Rosh Hashanah. After Rosh Hashanah, add 3761. "
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