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|Centuries:||7th century – 8th century – 9th century|
|Decades:||690s 700s 710s – 720s – 730s 740s 750s|
|Years:||719 720 721 – 722 – 723 724 725|
|722 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishment and disestablishment categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Ab urbe condita||1475|
|English Regnal year||N/A|
— to —壬戌年十一月十九日
|- Vikram Samvat||778–779|
|- Shaka Samvat||644–645|
|- Kali Yuga||3823–3824|
|- Ǹrí Ìgbò||-278–-277|
|Juche calendar||N/A (before 1912)|
|Julian calendar||722 DCCXXII|
|Minguo calendar||1190 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1265|
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Year 722 (DCCXXII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 722 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.
- 718 or 722 – Battle of Covadonga, marking the start of the Reconquista by a Christian military force (under Pelagius of Asturias) of the Iberian Peninsula following the Umayyad conquest of Hispania in 711.
- War breaks out between the Kingdoms of Wessex and Sussex.
- A combined Viking and Cornish army defeat an army of Wessex at the Battle of Hehil.
- The Battle of Allen is fought close by the Hill of Allen between the Laigin, led by Murchad mac Brain Mut, and the forces of Fergal mac Máele Dúin.