Cimbrian

Cimbri

[sim-brahy, -bree, kim-]
noun (used with a plural verb)
a Germanic or Celtic people, supposed to have originated in Jutland, who invaded Gaul and northern Italy, and were destroyed by the Romans in 101 b.c.

Cimbrian, adjective, noun
Cimbric, adjective
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Cimbri (ˈsɪmbriː, ˈkɪm-)
 
pl n
a Germanic people from N Jutland who migrated southwards in the 2nd century bc: annihilated by Marius in the Po valley (101 bc)
 
Cimbrian
 
n, —adj
 
'Cimbric
 
adj

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