Thuringians

Earliest record: 400
Last record: 750

Language family: Germanic

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YearsAction
400Partial migration to [1]
400451Located in [2]
451Expanded to [1]
451500Located in
480Attacked [2]
500Expanded to [1]
500750Located in

Location Info

  1. NL
  2. Mid Elbe R, Saale R area & N of Danube R. Thuringians' area greater than modern Thuringia. Limits: In S, N of Danube R. In Main R area betw Thuringian Forest & Wuerzburg borders area of the Alamanni. In NE up to Elbe R & in N up to Ohre R & Kolbitz-Letzlinger Heide (heath). Toward W & NW border is indefinite.
  3. Thuringia In S they settle along Naab & Regen RR, pushing aside the Naristi who lived there then. In the N they expanded across the Harz up to Oker and Ohre RR and absorbed rests of Cherusci & Harudi.
  4. {Thuringia In S they settle along Naab & Regen RR, pushing aside the Naristi who lived there then. In the N they expanded across the Harz up to Oker and Ohre RR and absorbed rests of Cherusci & Harudi.} *{12-172}*
  5. Passau (D)
  6. Land betw Werra R, the Thuringian Forest, Mulde, Elbe, Ohre, Aller, Oker RR, and the Kaufunger and Seulings forests.
  7. {Land betw Werra R, the Thuringian Forest, Mulde, Elbe, Ohre, Aller, Oker RR, and the Kaufunger and Seulings forests.} *{12-173}*

References

  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. Schmidt, Berthold. 1983. Die Thueringer. pp. 502-548. In Krueger, Bruno (ed.) Die Germanen. Vol. 2. Akademie-Verlag, Berlin. 196. Schmidt, Berthold. 1983. Die Bajuwaren. pp. 548-571. In Krueger, Bruno (ed.) Die Germanen. Vol. 2. Akademie-Verlag, Berlin.