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Depiction o Magna Germania in the early 2nt century.

Germania (Greek: Γερμανία) wis the Greek an Roman term for the geographical regions inhabitit mainly bi fowks considered tae be Germani. It wis maist eften uised tae refer especially tae the east o the Rhine an north o the Danube. The auries wast o the Rhine wur mainly Celtic (specifically Gaulish) an haed acome pairt o the Roman Empire.[1][2]

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  1. Stümpel, Gustav (1932). Name und Nationalität der Germanen. Eine neue Untersuchung zu Poseidonios, Caesar und Tacitus (in German). Leipzig: Dieterich. p. 60. OCLC 10223081. 
  2. Feist, Sigmund (1927). Germanen und Kelten in der antiken Überlieferung (in German). Baden-Baden.