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Definition of the noun ALANS
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Alans is a genus of Elateridae, described by Chenu in 1860.
- synonym: genus Alans
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Coleoptera
- family: Elateridae
- genus: Alaus
Alternative definition of the noun ALANS
- [Cockney rhyming slang] knickers (shortened form of Alan Whickers).
ALANS is an Aviation waypoint.
- also known as waypoint ALANS, ALANS waypoint, fix ALANS, ALANS fix
The Alans, or the Alani, occasionally termed Alauni or Halani, were a group of Sarmatian tribes of Iranian origin, nomadic pastoralists of the 1st millennium AD who spoke an Eastern Iranian language which derived from Scytho-Sarmatian and which in turn evolved into modern Ossetian.
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Dictionary of Languages (1998)
The Definitive Reference to More Than 400 Languages by Andrew Dalby
They are the last remnant of the steppe nomads of eastern Europe and central Asia who were speakers of IRANIAN LANGUAGES - Sarmatians, Scythians, Saka, Alans. They once ranged from the middle Danube valley to the foothills of the ...
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- Total War: Attila - Alans - The Horde is Born!
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- Barbarians: The Alans
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- Total War Attila Factions - Alans
A diverse roster, with strengths in both infantry, cavalry and skirmishing. Also the longest range on archers in the game - 200.
- Scythians - Sarmatians - Alans (ancients of Ukraine)
Scythians (Sakas) - Sarmatians (Savromatae) - Alans (Allonae) -- ancients north Iranic tribes of Ukraine. Digor (neo-Scythian language) song. Digor is ...
- Total War: Attila - Alans (Reveal)
Creative Assembly has announced details about the playable factions in Total War: Attila. Announcing the Alans, check out the details here: ...
- Two and a half Men - Alans 40. Geburtstag
Two and a half Men Alans 40. Geburtstag.
- Total War: ATTILA - The Alans Campaign - The Tribes Divided
Hi guys and welcome to to a new series on the game Total War Atillia playing as the Alans in campaign. with Alans your tribe is divided at first and have gain ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1A1N1S1
The value of this 5-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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