Godomar DE BOURGOGNE
(Abt 323-)
Gebicca (Gjúki, Gifica, Gebicar) DE BOURGOGNE
(Abt 353-Abt 407)
Gundahar I GJÚKUNGAR Leader of the Burgundians
(Abt 383-437)

 

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Gundahar I GJÚKUNGAR Leader of the Burgundians 6332

  • Born: Abt 383
  • Died: 437

   General Notes:

He led the Burgundians across the Rhine in the early 5th century, establishing a kingdom at Worms. The Romans transferred control of the stronghold of Worms—which they called Augusta Vangionum—to the Burgundians, a Germanic tribe immortalized in the Nibelungenlied, or Song of the Nibelungs. King of the Burgunds in Worms, between 413 and 436. Killed in battle against the Huns and Aëtius. This is part of the 12th-century German epic "Nibelungenlied." He became a hero of medieval legends.

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