These were afterwards called Moesogoths, from the name of the district in which they settled—Moesia.
At the same time, living in Moesia, he is restricted in his outlook to Danubian affairs.
The Visigoths obtained permission to cross the Danube and settle in Moesia.
The East Roman emperors were compelled to cede to them the province of Moesia and to pay them an annual tribute.
They waited long in Moesia before they found out the important step which they had made.
The governor of Moesia must likewise excuse them if they compliment him at a less expense.