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Genseric

[jen-ser-ik, gen-] /ˈdʒɛn sər ɪk, ˈgɛn-/
noun
1.
a.d. c390–477, king of the Vandals, conqueror in northern Africa and Italy.
Also, Gaiseric.
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Genseric

/ˈɡɛnsərɪk; ˈdʒɛn-/
noun
1.
?390–477 ad, king of the Vandals (428–77). He seized Roman lands, esp extensive parts of N Africa, and sacked Rome (455)
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Gaiseric

king of the Vandals and the Alani (428-477) who conquered a large part of Roman Africa and in 455 sacked Rome

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