48 BC


Year 48 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Caesar and Vatia.

Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries: 2nd century BC1st century BC1st century
Decades: 70s BC  60s BC  50s BC  – 40s BC –  30s BC  20s BC  10s BC
Years: 51 BC 50 BC 49 BC48 BC47 BC 46 BC 45 BC
48 BC in other calendars
Gregorian calendar48 BC
Ab urbe condita706
Ancient Egypt eraXXXIII dynasty, 276
- PharaohCleopatra VII, 4
Ancient Greek era183rd Olympiad (victor
Assyrian calendar4703
Balinese saka calendarN/A
Bengali calendar−640
Berber calendar903
Buddhist calendar497
Burmese calendar−685
Byzantine calendar5461–5462
Chinese calendar壬申(Water Monkey)
2649 or 2589
    — to —
癸酉年 (Water Rooster)
2650 or 2590
Coptic calendar−331 – −330
Discordian calendar1119
Ethiopian calendar−55 – −54
Hebrew calendar3713–3714
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat9–10
 - Shaka SamvatN/A
 - Kali Yuga3053–3054
Holocene calendar9953
Iranian calendar669 BP – 668 BP
Islamic calendar690 BH – 689 BH
Javanese calendarN/A
Julian calendarN/A
Korean calendar2286
Minguo calendar1959 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−1515
Seleucid era264/265 AG
Thai solar calendar495–496
Tibetan calendar阳水猴年
(male Water-Monkey)
79 or −302 or −1074
    — to —
(female Water-Rooster)
80 or −301 or −1073




for more information, see Category:48 BC deaths.