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[sim-brahy, -bree, kim-] /ˈsɪm braɪ, -bri, ˈkɪm-/
noun, (used with a plural verb)
a Germanic or Celtic people, supposed to have originated in Jutland, who invaded Gaul and northern Italy, and were destroyed by the Romans in 101 b.c.
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Cimbrian, adjective, noun
Cimbric, adjective Unabridged
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/ˈsɪmbriː; ˈkɪm-/
plural noun
a Germanic people from N Jutland who migrated southwards in the 2nd century bc: annihilated by Marius in the Po valley (101 bc)
Derived Forms
Cimbrian (ˈsɪmbrɪən) noun, adjective
Cimbric, adjective
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