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Topic: Toxandria


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  Toxandria - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Toxandria is the very old name for a region between the Meuse and the Scheldt rivers in France and Belgium.
The tribes of Salian Franks that settled the area in the 4th century became known as Toxandrians.
In the middle of the 3rd century, two members of the tribal confederacy known as the Franks, the Salians and the Ripuarians, began penetrating the Roman frontier around Mainz but were soon driven back by Emperor Probus.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Toxandria   (420 words)

  
 Spotlight on Nation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Colony of Toxandria is a huge, safe nation, remarkable for its complete lack of prisons.
Toxandria's national animal is the bolton, which is also the nation's favorite main course, and its currency is the UN Resolution.
Toxandria is ranked 5879th in the region and 99,184th in the world for Largest Publishing Industry.
www.nationstates.net /cgi-bin/index.cgi/-1/page=display_nation/nation=toxandria   (196 words)

  
 Encyclopedia article: Toxandria   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Because of their continuous rovings, these tribes subdivided into separate clans and moved on to other areas.
Despite the temporary setback the moves against the ever-weakening Roman masters resulted in Emperor Julian (additional info and facts about Emperor Julian) buying peace in 358 (additional info and facts about 358) by handing over Toxandria to the Salians who then became Roman allies and provided troops for the imperial army.
This entente would shape both the Salian language and law, resulting in the 6th century Salic law written in Latin (Any dialect of the language of ancient Rome).
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/T/To/Toxandria.htm   (260 words)

  
 SIR AUGUSTUS WOLLASTON FRANKS - LoveToKnow Article on SIR AUGUSTUS WOLLASTON FRANKS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Salians inhabited the sea-coast, whereas the Ripuarian dwelt on the banks of the river Rhine.
Julian defeated ther I completely, but allowed them to remain in Toxandria, not, a of old, as conquerors, but as foederati of the Romans.
The perhaps paid tribute, and they certainly furnished Rome wit soldiers; Salii seniores and Saul juniores are mentioned in the Noti~ia digni~atum, and Salii appear among the auxilia palatina.
84.1911encyclopedia.org /F/FR/FRANKS_SIR_AUGUSTUS_WOLLASTON.htm   (2137 words)

  
 Germania Inferior
As we have seen at the end of the preceding part of this article, the Franks invaded Germania Secunda in 355.
From now on, the country between Tongeren and the lower Meuse was repopulated by Germanic immigrants from the north, who could settle anywhere they wanted, provided that they were loyal to the Roman authorities and did not venture south of the main road from Boulogne to Bavay, Tongeren, and Cologne.
Toxandria was now lost for the Latin language.
www.livius.org /ga-gh/germania/inferior12.html   (962 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: St. Hubert
This laid the foundation of the future greatness of Liege, of which Lambert is honored as patron, and St. Hubert as founder and first bishop.
Idolatry still lingered in the fastnesses of the forest of Ardennes--in Toxandria, a district stretching from near Tongres to the confluence of the Waal and the Rhine, and in Brabant.
At the risk of his life Hubert penetrated the remote lurking places of paganism in his pursuit of souls, and finally brought about the abolishment of the worship of idols in his neighborhood.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/07507a.htm   (855 words)

  
 Germania Inferior
Military installations were perfectly maintained (e.g., the Roman bridge at Cuijk was repaired in 393).
Frankish peasants in Toxandria were producing corn for the soldiers, and treaties tied the Franks outside the empire with Rome.
One of them, a man named Chlodio, was able to move from Toxandria to the southwest, to the Somme river.
www.livius.org /ga-gh/germania/inferior13.html   (1250 words)

  
 Data: Early Bronze Age to Gypsies - The Ethnohistory Project
Ruhr & Lippe RR + Toxandria (Toxandria = Teisterbant area (in Dutch).) It is the drainage area of the Drommel R in N Brabant, extending E to the Peel Swamps, W to inlet of Schelde R. + Beyond Toxandria into Flanders.
Ruhr & Lippe RR + Toxandria Toxandria = Teisterbant area (in Dutch).
It is the drainage area of the Drommel R in N Brabant, extending E to the Peel Swamps, W to inlet of Schelde R. + Beyond Toxandria into Flanders + Cambrai & Somme RR + Alsace & Palatinate.
life.bio.sunysb.edu /ee/msr/Ethno/gendate4.html   (9126 words)

  
 Wikinfo | French rulers and kings   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Ripuarian Franks (dwellers by the riverbank, ripa) settled in the tract between the Rhine and the Meuse River.
The two Frankish tribes fought with the Romans to establish their territory and the Salian Franks (dwellers by the sea, sal) would settle in Toxandria, a region between the Meuse River and the Scheldt River.
The Salians did not form a single kingdom; besides the kingdom established at Tournai there were two other kingdoms with their centers at Cambrai and Tongres.
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=List_of_French_monarchs   (1344 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Clovis I   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
These were a Germanic people occupying the area west of the lower Rhine, with their own center around Tournai and Cambrai, along the modern frontier between France and Belgium, in an area known as Toxandria.
For other uses of the term Merovingian, see Merovingian (disambiguation).
Since Clovis' name does not appear in the consular lists, it is likely he was granted a suffect consulship.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Clovis-I   (3315 words)

  
 Data: Sallemuendungsgruppe to Szeklers - The Ethnohistory Project
It is the drainage area of the Drommel R in N Brabant, extending E to the Peel Swamps, W to inlet of Schelde R. Pushed back there by Emperor Julian, from Batavia Isl.
It is the drainage area of the Drommel R in N Brabant, extending E to the Peel Swamps, W to inlet of Schelde R. 2 13 406 450 A Salii G {Toxandria Toxandria = Teisterbant L area (in Dutch).
It is the drainage area of the Drommel R in N Brabant, extending E to the Peel Swamps, W to inlet of Schelde R.} + {Beyond Toxandria into Flanders} *{2-10} + {2-11}* Start date acc/to Doebler: Die Germanen.
life.bio.sunysb.edu /ee/msr/Ethno/gendate10.html   (9423 words)

  
 news_riverwood05   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
A South African Boys and Girls team will participate in the RiverWoods Junior Open which is taking place from Thursday 14th until Saturday 16th July 2005 at Golf Club Toxandria, Molenschot (East of Breda).
Rolf has been a member of Toxandria since he was 9 years old.
For the winner of the girls category the organizing committee is looking for a similar prize.
www.womensgolf.co.za /salgu.co.za/news_riverwood05.htm   (409 words)

  
 The Franks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Toward the middle of the 3d century the Franks began penetrating the Roman frontier around Mainz.
In 358, Julian the Apostate handed over Toxandria, the region between the Meuse and the Scheldt rivers, to the Salian Franks, who became Roman allies and provided troops for the imperial army.
The Salian Franks were divided into several groups led by chiefs (reguli).
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 FRANKS - Online Information article about FRANKS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Salians, at the time when they are mentioned by Ammianus, occupied Toxandria, i.e.
Julian defeated them completely, but allowed them to remain in Toxandria, not, as of old, as conquerors, but as foederati of the See also:
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 amateur-golf.com the Web's leading Amateur Golf Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Zane Scotland won the Dutch Junior International Tournament at Toxandria and a wild card entry to the Dutch Open at Hilversum
The Tournament was played at the 74-year old Golf Club Toxandria.
The woodland course is situated in the province of North Brabant, half way between the towns of Breda and Tilburg and close to the Belgian border.
www.amateur-golf.com /cgi-bin/newspro/fullnews.cgi?newsid1026292189,65654,   (339 words)

  
 gene
RAGAISE of Toxandria (270 - 307), Frankish Chief; whose son:
MALERIC IER of Toxandria (295 - 360), first king of the Franks in Toxandria, whose wife was a Gaulish woman from Belgium; whose son:
MELLOBAUDE of Toxandria (320 - 376), Frankish King of Worms in Germany; whose son:
home.uchicago.edu /~trwier/genealogy.html   (1793 words)

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