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Alamanni


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A confederation of several Germanic tribes who amalgamated in the 3rd century ad. In c.ad 260 they conquered the Roman frontier lands between the Rhine and the Danube, and remained there, despite their defeat by the Romans in ad 357, until the Frankish expansions of the 6th century ad incorporated their territory into Francia.

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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