Ostrogoth meaning

ŏs'trə-gŏth'
One of a tribe of eastern Goths that conquered and ruled Italy from ad 493 to 555.
noun
0
0
An East Goth; esp., a member of the group that conquered Italy in the 5th cent. a.d.
noun
0
0
Any member of an ancient East Germanic tribe, one branch of the Goths (the Visigoths being the other), which invaded Italy in the sixth century.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Origin of ostrogoth

From Middle English Ostrogotes Ostrogoths from Late Latin Ostrogothī ostro- eastern (of Germanic origin aus- in Indo-European roots) Gothī Goths Goth