jutes

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    Who were the Jutes?

    Can anyone tell me a bit more about these people? I am particularly interested in their relations with neighboring peoples. What trace of them remains? When did they merge with the Danes and why is it "Denmark" and not "Jutemark"? I am looking forward to reading your answers because they seem to...
  2. notgivenaway

    Were the Angles, Jutes, and Saxons just the Norse's earlier incarnation?

    I tend to think so. Clearly the Anglo-Saxons in the 5th/6th centiuries saw that Western Rome had collapsed, and that they were able to seize what became England. They had started raiding in the 4th century, so they obviously know of the wealth Roman Britain had. So if they raided for wealth...
  3. S

    Vikings: copiers of Jutes, Saxons and Frisians?

    Before the Vikings entered the history books, we know that they descended from the Vandals and the Goths, and moved eastward. There is no historical data (for as far as I know) to determine when these Scandinavian started seafaring, sea raiding, or piracy. However, we do know that other...
  4. Polynikes

    What did the Angles, Saxons and Jutes do to the native English?

    Hi, I'm pretty perplexed by this subject and that's being kind. 1. What exactly did the invading Germanic tribes do to the native English (Britons)? Did they kill them all off? Did they impose an Apartheid like system on the native British, where by Germanic men would rape and impregnate native...