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Rome has been sacked by the Visigoths, Vandals, Ostrogoths, and many more.

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Alaric :) hope that helps

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What is the name for the German tribe that sacked rome?

The Franks, a group of Germanic people.

Who were the barbarians who conquered rome?

The barbarians who conquered Rome were called the Goths.

What is the name of the Western tribe of Goths who sacked Rome?


What German tribe is related to the word 'vandalism'?

The Eastern Germanic self-named wandering tribal group "Vandals" that are best known for having sacked Rome in 455 A.D.

Who sacked and destroyed the city of rome in 476?

The Gauls sacked and destroyed the city of Rome in 476.

Who were the Germanic invaders of rome?

The Vandals were an eastern Germanic tribe that invaded and sacked Rome in 455 AD. This "senseless destruction" provided the English terms for those who damage property.

Who attacked rome?

If by Rome you mean the city of Rome, it was sacked by the Gallic tribe of the Senones in 390 BC. The Alemanni reached the outskirts between 258 and 260. Alaric I of the Visigoths besieged it twice and sacked it in his third attack (407-410). The vandals sacked it in 455. in 866 the arabs looted St Peter's, which was outside the walls. The Ostrogoths sacked it in 546 during the Gothic wars. In 1084 it was the Normans and in 1527 it was mutinous troops of emperor Charles V

General who sacked rome during the punic wars?

No one sacked Rome during the Punic Wars.

What type of enemy of rome burnt it down?

No enemies burned Rome down. Rome was sacked four times during antiquity: by the Gauls (390 B.C., the Visigoths, 410,the Vandals, 455 and the Ostrogoths, 546. It was sacked once in the Middle Ages by the troops of the German emperor in 1527. However, in none of these occasion there was a burning down of Rome.

Which barbarian group sacked rome in 476 B.C?

No one sacked Rome in 476 BC. Rome was sacked by the Senone Gauls in 390 BC

What is name of Member of germanic tribe - sacked Rome in 5th century ad?

In the 5th century C.E., Rome was sacked twice by "barbarian" forces. In 410, Alaric led a force of Goths (or, Visigoths) into Italy, sacking Rome and other cities. Later, in the 480s and 490s, a force of Germanic peoples known as Ostrogoth's invaded Italy, captured Rome, and set themselves up as the rulers of the conquered territory, thus bringing the Western Roman Empire to its formal end.

What year did the vandals attack rome?

The Vandals sacked Rome in 455.