King of the Vandal Hasdingians around AD 400, father of Gundericus and Geisericus. Under G. the Hasdingians moved from Pannonia via Vindelicia and Noricum to the Rhine-Neckar area where G. fell in battle in 406 fighting the Franks, who were defending the Roman Rhine border (Greg. Tur. Franc. 2,9); Procop. (Vand. 3,3,2; 22f.) and Theophanes (5931; 6026) erroneously report that G. led the Hasdingians to Spain.
PLRE 2, 515f.
F. Clover, The Late Roman West and the Vandals, 1993
Chr. Courtois, Les vanda…
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Meier, Mischa (Bielefeld) and
Strothmann, Meret (Bochum),
Brill’s New Pauly
, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry.
Consulted online on 31 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e425860>
First published online: 2006
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