Flavius Odoacer (433[1]–493), an aa kent as Flavius Odovacer (Italian: Odoacre, Laitin: Odoacerus[2] German: Odoaker), wis a soldier, who in 476 acame the first Keeng o Italy (476–493).

Flavius Odoacer
Keeng o Italy
Odovacar Ravenna 477.jpg
Coin o Odoacer, Ravenna, 477, wi Odoacer in profile, depictit wi a "barbarian" moutash.
PredecessorNone (Teetle creatit efter abolishment o Wastren Roman Empire)
SuccessorTheoderic the Great
Bornc. 433
Pannonia, Wastren Roman Empire
Dee'd15 Mairch 493 (age 60)
Ravenna, Kinrick o Italy


  1. Prosopography of the Later Roman Empire, Vol. 2, s.v. Odovacer, pp. 791–793
  2. Louis Maimbourg, The History of Arianism, Volume 2, 1729