HOME | Contact/Privacy | Links

Proudly Hosted by JaguarPC.com

***

 

 

Origin of the name AMALARIKIS.
Etymology of the name AMALARIKIS.
Meaning of the baby name AMALARIKIS.

  

AMALARIKIS.  Lithuanian name composed of amal "work," and rikis "commander, ruler," hence "work ruler."  The Gothic form is Amalareiks, the German Amalrich.

Amalarikis was a son of Alkrikis II.  When he was six years old, he was proclaimed king of the Balthagoths in 507. 
     After Alkrikis was killed in war by the Germans, the Balthagoths were fleeing with him towards Southern Spain, when Tautarikis the Great learned about the calamities that had befallen the Balthahothic nation, and declared himself protector of the boy.  And in order to check the German invasion of Spain, Tautarikis sent the Ostrogothic army, and the Germans were severely damaged.  Then the German king Chlodovech had to beg for peace; he acknowledged Amalarikis king of the Balthagoths, and with the remnants of his army he withdrew from Spain.
     Tautarikis  the Great appointed the Ostrogothic general Tautis protector and regent of Amalarikis.  In 531, Amalarikis was murdered in the church of Barcellona by the orders of Tautis. (Guthones, Rackus, 1929).

***


More Names

A-Z Baby Names

Girl Names
A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z
 
Boy Names
A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z


***
a2z Menu

Books consulted

Privacy & Contact Info

Site Map


***
20kweb Menu
Special Categories
Butterfly Names, Dragon Names, Dream Names,
Evil Names,
Flower Names,
Funny Names, Rainbow Names, Secret Names, Shadow Names, Warrior Names, Weapon/Armor Names,
Weekday Names, Wolf Names & much more.

 
HOME
 
Copyright Info

  

 

***

Online since 1999.

Visitors since 2006

Visitors since
August 02, 2008

Web Design Copyrighted 20000-names.com