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Iberian tribe around  Ilerda in the modern province of Huesca. The I. are often mentioned in the context of the Second Punic War. They initially supported the Carthaginians, were defeated by the Romans in 205 BC (Liv. 29,3) and later became socii (Liv. 34,11). Mentioned in Str. 3,4,10 and Plin. HN 3,21, but not later.


A. Schulten (ed.), Fontes Hispaniae Antiquae 3, 1935, 232

Tovar 3, 1989, 46f.

Schulten, Landeskunde 1, 21974, 309

A. Vives, La moneda hispánica 2, 1924, 52.

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Barceló, Pedro (Potsdam), “Ilergetes”, in: 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 21 May 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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