biographical name see Odoacer

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  • Odovacar — /oh doh vay keuhr/, n. Odoacer. * * * …   Universalium

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  • Odovacar — /ɒdoʊˈveɪkə/ (say odoh vaykuh) noun → Odoacer …   Australian English dictionary

  • Odovacar — noun Germanic barbarian leader who ended the Western Roman Empire in 476 and became the first barbarian ruler of Italy (434 493) • Syn: ↑Odoacer, ↑Odovakar • Instance Hypernyms: ↑savage, ↑barbarian * * * /oh doh vay keuhr/, n. Odoacer …   Useful english dictionary

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