- Usurper who from 407-411 controlled Britain (q.v.), eastern Gaul (q v ) (including Mosel, Trier, Lyons, and Arles), and who defended the Rhine River (q.v.) successfully from barbarian incursions. In 408 he occupied Spain (q.v.) and in 409 Honorios (q.v.), preoccupied by Alaric (q.v.), was forced to recognize him as a legitimate emperor (q.v.). However, Honorios's real intention was to destroy the usurper, which he did in 411 when he had Constantine assassinated.
Historical Dictionary of Byzantium . John H. Rosser .
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