Avars

Avars, a tribe of Huns who, driven from their home in the Altai Mts. by the Chinese, invaded the E. of Europe about 553, and committed ravages in it for about three centuries, till they were subdued by Charlemagne, and all but exterminated in 827.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Autol`ycus
Autom`edon
Autonomy
Autran`, Joseph
Autun`
Auvergne`
Auxerre`
Ava
Av`alon
Avars
Avatar`
Ave Maria
Avebury
Avelli`no
Aventine Hill
Aventi`nus
Avenzo`ar
Avernus
Aver`roës
Aversa