Definition of Alemanni
: a predominantly Suevian coalition of Germanic peoples first mentioned in the 3d century a.d. that settled in the area between the Main and Danube rivers and whose descendants are German-speaking inhabitants of Alsace, Switzerland, and southwestern Germany
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Origin and Etymology of alemanni
Late Latin, of Germanic origin; akin to Gothic alamans totality of people
First Known Use: 1707See Words from the same year
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