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The Tribes of Roman Britain

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Setantii Before the Roman conquest the area of West Sussex was occupied by these...
Venicones Little is known of the _____________ tribe, save that they appear to have been a sept (or sub-tribe of the powerful Britantes, rulers of much of Northern England during the Roman period).
Deceangli another Brythonic tribe that share a name with a Gaulish tribe that inhabited modern-day Belgium.
Corionototae This tribe lived in the region of modern Tayside.
Novantae occupied one of the largest regions of Britain
Cornovii Lying at the heart of Britain, the ________ had one of the largest of all tribal centres at Viroconium (Wroxeter).
Dumnonii they were a small grouping living in the region of modern-day East Yorkshire.
Regni These were the people of the fertile lands of south-western Wales.
Votadini The _________ remain an almost total enigma as almost nothing of their culture before the Roman invasion has survived.
Gangani territory was centred around modern Dorset
Trinovantes their territory covered most of what is today mid and west Wales.
Selgovae This grouping lived in the Grampian region and were agrarian in nature, dwelling in small, undefended, farmsteads.
Brigantes territory and tribe is somewhatr of a mystery
Demetae known only from a mention in Ptolemy's Geography where he names a Portus Setantiorus to the north of Moricambe Aestuarium (Morcombe Bay).
Epidii In his Geography, Ptolemy places the ________ in the Southern uplands of Scotland, though the precise extent of their territory is unknown.
Durotriges were actually a federation of many smaller peoples whose territory was centred on the region of the Pennines.
Parisii their territory covered most of what is today the Llŷn Peninsula in North-West Wales.
Belgiae The ________ are a tribe that lived in the region of Scotland that today includes Glasgow and Strathclyde.
Damnonii were a large and powerful tribe with territories covering most of modern Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and southern Cambridgeshire.
Catuvellauni Ptolemy's Geography gives us the names of many of these tribes Foremost amongst these are the Caledones or _________.
Silures The territory of the _________ seems to have extended from the region of modern-day Edinburgh to Northumberland.
Taexali the first mentioned by Julius Caesar in his de Bello Gallico
Cantiaci Almost nothing is known about this tribe, save that they lived in the region that corresponds to modern Kintyre and the islands of Arran, Jura and Islay.
Caledonii seem to have been a loose confederation of mainly agrarian tribes whose economy seems to have been based predominantly on cattle.
Atrebates These were the peoples of northern and western Kent
Ordovices were amongst the largest tribes of Britannia, with a territory that covered large extents of the Severn Valley and the Cotswolds.
Coritani Originally probably an independent tribe, it seems that the _______ had been subsumed into the Brigantes
Dobunni the tribe of the area that now covers the Brecon Beacons and the Valleys of South Wales.
Carvetii one of the best-known of the Brythonic tribes.
Iceni the tribe of what today is north Wales and Mona (Môn [Anglesey]).

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