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Völkerwanderung (German)  (ˈfœlkərvandərʊŋ) 

Definitions

noun

  1. the migration of peoples, esp of Germanic and Slavic peoples into S and W Europe from 2nd to 11th centuries

Word Origin

literally: nations wandering, German translation of Latin migrātiō gentium

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