Cherusci


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  • CHERUSCI — popul. German. magna gens, et Duce Arminiô inclita. Itaque multa eius mentio apud Tacitum, aliosque est, qui bella ista, quae Romani cum Germ anis habuêre, composuerunt. Coluêre Cherusci ab Albi ultra Visurgin. Ad Confluentes Albis, et Salae… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Cherusci — The Roman empire under Hadrian (ruled 117 38), showing the location of the Cherusci in northwestern Germany. The Cherusci were a Germanic tribe that inhabited parts of the northern Rhine valley and the plains and forests of northwestern Germany,… …   Wikipedia

  • CHERUSCI —    an ancient people of Germany, whose leader was Arminius, and under whom they defeated the Romans, commanded by Varus, in 9 A.D …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Suebi — The Suebi or Suevi (from Proto Germanic * swēbaz based on the Proto Germanic root * swē meaning one s own people,cite web | last=Peterson | first=Lena | title=Swābaharjaz | work=Lexikon över urnordiska personnamn | publisher=Institutet för språk… …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of the Teutoburg Forest — Part of the Roman Germanic wars Cenotaph of Marcus Caelius, 1st …   Wikipedia

  • Arminius — Arminius, also known as Armin or Hermann (18 BC/17 BC AD 21) was a chieftain of the Cherusci who defeated a Roman army in the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest. His tribal coalition against the Roman Empire successfully blocked the efforts of… …   Wikipedia

  • Cherusker — Die Cherusker (gesprochen: „Kerusker“, lateinisch: Cherusci, griechisch: οι Χηρούσκοι, Χαιρουσκοί), waren ein Stammesverband im antiken Germanien, der im Gebiet beidseitig der oberen Weser im heutigen Ostwestfalen und in Niedersachsen bis zur… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Stefano Pavesi — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Pavesi. Stefano Pavesi Stefano Pavesi …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Germanic peoples — Introduction also called  Teutonic Peoples        any of the Indo European speakers of Germanic languages.       The origins of the Germanic peoples are obscure. During the late Bronze Age, they are believed to have inhabited southern Sweden, the …   Universalium

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