- Battle of Argentovaria
Infobox Military Conflict
conflict=Battle of Argentovaria
Argentovaria, near Colmar, France
Gratian, Naniemus, Mallobaudes
The Battle of Argentovaria was fought in May
378between the Roman emperor Gratianand the invading army of the Lentienses, at Argentovaria (near Colmar, France). With this defeat, the Lentienses disappear from history.
The king of Lentienses,
Priarius, died during the battle. Gratian, who had given the command of the army for the battle to Naniemusand Mallobaudes, gained the title of "Alemannicus Maximus".
Ammianus MarcellinusXV 4 and XXXI 10
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