the Germanic tribes that invaded and settled in Alsace and parts of Switzerland in the early 5th cent. : they were conquered by Clovis in 496
Origin of AlemanniML, plural of Alemannus from Old High German aleman, a German
A group of Germanic tribes that settled in Alsace and nearby areas during the fourth century AD and were defeated by the Franks in 496.
Origin of AlemanniLatin Alemannī of Germanic origin ; see man-1 in Indo-European roots.