Alans

Earliest record: -200
Last record: 1200

Language family: Iranian

Click the [+] button(s) below to display the ethnohistory records on the map.

Hover the mouse above the ethnohistory record to display more information.

YearsAction
-200Migrated to
-200250Located in
225Attacked [1]
250375Located in
250375Expanded to [2]
271Attacked [1]
375Partial migration to
375406Located in
3751200Located in
406Partial migration to [3]
406443Located in [4]
409Conquered [5]
409418Located in
416Migrated to [6]
416500Located in
418429Wandering in
429Migrated to [7]
475Migrated to [8]
500550Were assimilated [6]

Location Info

  1. Lower Volga R betw Caucasus & Sea of Azov, & in Pontic Steppes (N of Black Sea).
  2. {Lower Volga R betw Caucasus & Sea of Azov, & in Pontic Steppes (N of Black Sea).} *{900-9}*
  3. Dacia RP
  4. {Lower Volga R betw Caucasus & Sea of Azov, & in Pontic Steppes (N of Black Sea).} + {Upper Don & Donets RR} *{900-9} + {234-34}*
  5. Upper Don & Donets RR
  6. Thracia RP
  7. H
  8. Hungarian Plain
  9. Kuban & Terek area
  10. Gaul
  11. Worms, Speyer, Strasbourg, Mainz
  12. Galicia, Lusitania, Carthaginense & Baetica RPP.
  13. {Galicia, Lusitania, Carthaginense & Baetica RPP.} *{231-23}*
  14. Furthest part of Galicia
  15. {Furthest part of Galicia} *{232- 22}*
  16. Iberian peninsula
  17. N Africa
  18. Dobrugea
  19. Furthest part of Galicia

References

  1. Wiesner, Joseph. 1963. Die Thraker. W. Kohlhammer, Stuttgart, W. Germany. 256 pp + 12 pl.
  2. Vernadsky, George. 1943. Ancient Russia. Yale University Press, New Haven, Connecticut. 425 pp.
  3. Zoellner, E. 1970. Geschichte der Franken bis zur Mitte des sechsten Jahrhunderts. Verlag C.H. Beck, Munich. 278 pp.
  4. Leube, Achim. 1983. Die Burgunden bis zum Untergang ihres Reiches an der oberen Rhone im Jahre 534. pp. 361-379. In Krueger, Bruno (ed.) Die Germanen. Vol. 2. Akademie-Verlag, Berlin.
  5. Altamira, Rafael. 1968. A History of Spanish Civilization. Biblo and Tannen, New York. 280 pp.
  6. Livermore, Harold. 1958. A History of Spain. Grove Press, New York. 478 pp.
  7. Musset, L. 1975. The Germanic Invasions. Paul Elek, London. 287 pp.
  8. Vernadsky, G. 1956. Das fruehe Slawentum. Das Ostslawentum bis zum Mongolensturm. pp. 251-300. In Valjavec, Fritz (ed.). Historia Mundi, Vol 5. Francke Verlag, Bern, Switzerland.