Cimbri - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a German tribe, who migrated south in the late 2nd century B.C.
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+ Cimbrian , Cimbrians
The migration of the Cimbri and Teutones, southwards through Gaul.
The Cimbri arrive in Illyricum and defeat Cn. Carbo.
The Cimbri ask to settle on Roman land, but the senate refuses.
The Cimbri defeat Silanus.
The Cimbri capture and kill M.Aurelius Scaurus.
The Cimbri defeat Caepio and destroy the Roman army at Arausio.
The Cimbri invade Spain.
The Cimbri return from Spain and rejoin the Teutones.
Mithridates sends an embassy to the Cimbri.
The Cimbri and Teutones decide to approach Italy by different routes.
Catulus retreats from the Alps as the Cimbri advance.
awarded a crown of grass, for rescuing his legion from the Cimbri.
comes to Rome, and composes a poem on the war against the Cimbri.
The Cimbri develop a taste for Italian luxuries.
rifices his daughter Calpurnia to ensure victory against the Cimbri.
rius and Catulus destroy the Cimbri at Campi Raudii, near Vercellae.
General comments on Marius' defeat of the Cimbri and Teutones.
The Tigurini retreat after the defeat of the Cimbri.
uses the booty from the war against the Cimbri to build a portico.
ifth time, he routed the Cimbri and celebrated a se
in the fighting against the Cimbrians in Gaul. And more
of Marius against the Cimbrians, the senate had given
of Scipio. The Cimbri, who had the appearance of giant
for his victory over the Cimbri, and was greatly esteemed
GranLic_* 11-14 *
his horse and captured [by the Cimbri]. When they summoned
killed 200,000 of the Cimbri, and captured 80,000 of
He defeated the Cimbri by the river Eridanus, and celeb
The rising of the Cimbrian war, too, seemed to pursue the
sent ambassadors to the Cimbri, the Gallograecians, the
the same time, too, the Cimbri from Germany, many thousan
thirst. & In the Cimbrian war, he gave a thousand valian
io's army was destroyed by the Cimbrians. When one told
Polyaen_* 08.10.1-3 *
arius. When the Cimbri and Teutones, a people savage
The earliest history of the Cimbri.  [263.K] & Stra
they were the spoils of the Cimbri. 18 Sulla blames me
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