Ariovistus - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- king of the Germans (Suebi); defeated by Caesar in 58 B.C.
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The German king Ariovistus enters Gaul at the invitation of the Sequa
The German king Ariovistus defeats the Gauls at Magetobriga.
Caesar establishes Ariovistus, the king of the Germans, as a Roman
and the Aedui urge Caesar to make war on the German king Ariovistus.
Ariovistus rejects Caesar's demands, and they prepare for war.
Ariovistus agrees to meet Caesar, but their negotiations soon break
After some delay, Ariovistus enters into a battle with Caesar, and
but I had to contend against Ariovistus. I was the first
Caesar later conquered King Ariovistus, who was inciting warfare
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