2008 (MMVIII) wis a leap year that stairted on Tysday in the Gregorian calendar. It wis the 2008t year o the Common Era or Anno Domini designation, the 8t year o the 3rd millennium an 21st century, an the 9t o the 2000s.

Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries: 20t century21st century22nt century
Decades: 1970s  1980s  1990s  – 2000s –  2010s  2020s  2030s
Years: 2005 2006 200720082009 2010 2011

2008 wis designatit the:

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