Lechfeld

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Lechfeld

(lĕkh`fĕlt), plain near Augsburg, S Germany, drained by the Lech River. There in 955, King (later Emperor) Otto I defeated the Magyars and stopped their expansion into central Europe.
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They were defeated by the Holy Roman Emperor Otto I at the Battle of Lechfeld in 955, which signaled an end to their raids into Europe.
The battle of Lechfeld and its aftermath, August 955; the end of the age of migrations in the Latin west.