Earliest record: -100
Last record: 400

Language family: Germanic

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-100400Located in [1]
-2525Located in [2]
-3260Located in [3]

Location Info

  1. Thuringia Oldest seats of these people are found between the Thuringian Forest, the Ore Mts, the Harz, & the Black Elster R. Area of settlement proper lay N of line from Eisenach to Dresden.
  2. N Bohemia
  3. Main R area N of Gunzenhausen & NW of Regensberg and E of Walduern, Jagsthausen, Mainhardt, & Murrhardt, D.


  1. Schmidt, L. 1910 and 1911. Geschichte der deutschen Staemme. I. Die Geschichte der Ostgermanen. II. Die Geschichte der Westgermanen. Weidmannsche Buchhandlung, Berlin. 493 and 649 pp.
  2. Neustupny, Evcen and Jiri Neustupny. 1961. Czechoslovakia before the Slavs. Thames and Hudson, London. 255 pp.
  3. Fruehe u. mittlere Roemische Kaiserzeit. 1969. pp. 6. In Diepolder, G. (ed.). Bayerischer Geschichtsatlas. Bayr. Schulbuchverlag, Munich.