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Athanagild Visigoths (abt. 0520 - 0568)

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Athanagild (Aþanagilds) "King of the Visigoths at Hispania and Septimania," Visigoths
Born about in Toledo, Visigothic Empire, Spainmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] (to ) [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, Spainmap
Profile last modified | Created 27 Feb 2013
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Categories: Visigoth Ruling Families.

Antanagildo, King of the Visigoths[1] (520/25 - Toledo 568)[2]




m. Gosvinta "Goiswintha" (d. 589; p. unknown). Issue: 2 dau.[4]

  • Brunhilda of Austrasia[5]
m. Sigebert I
  • Galswintha (540–568) [6]
m. (567 Rouen) Chilperic


  • Gregory of Tours
  • Isidore of Seville, Historia de regibus Gothorum, Vandalorum et Suevorum, chapter 46. Translation by Guido Donini and Gordon B. Ford, Isidore of Seville's History of the Goths, Vandals, and Suevi, second revised edition (Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1970), p. 22
  • Collins, Early Medieval Spain: Unity in Diversity 400-1000, second edition (New York: St. Martins, 1995), p. 39
  • Peter Heather, The Goths (Oxford: Blackwell, 1996), p. 278; Jordanes, Getica 303
  • Isidore, chapters 46, 47; translated by Donini and Ford, p. 22
  • Bury, History of the Later Roman Empire, (Macmillan, 1923), p. 287
  • Peter Heather, The Goths (Oxford: Blackwell, 1996), p. 278
  • Collins, Early Medieval Spain, pp. 38f
  • Isidore, chapters 46; translated by Donini and Ford, p. 22
  • Gregory of Tours, Decem Libri Historiarum, IV.27, 28; translated by Lewis Thorpe,
  • History of the Franks (Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1974), pp. 221f. Wood, The
  • Merovingian Kingdoms: 450-751 (London: Longman, 1994), p. 170
  • Wood, Merovingian Kingdoms, p.170
  • Wood, Merovingian Kingdoms, pp. 126-136
  • Gregory of Tours, Decem Libri Historiarum, V. 38; translated by Thorpe, History of the Franks, pp. 301f.
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