European Religions from www.one-europe.info Direct link to detailed image: http://one-europe.info/in-brief/post-16#

European Religions from www.one-europe.info Direct link to detailed image: http://one-europe.info/in-brief/post-16#

750 BC to 12 BC, Celts were most powerful people central & northern Europe. Tribes of Celts, wave after wave, spread outwards, taking over France, Belgium, crossing to Britain. Celt comes from Greek: Keltoi, barbarians (pronounced "Kelt") Celt is a term NOT used until 18th century; Romans called these people Britons. Celtic Iron Age ended AD 43, Romans invaded Britain.

750 BC to 12 BC, Celts were most powerful people central & northern Europe. Tribes of Celts, wave after wave, spread outwards, taking over France, Belgium, crossing to Britain. Celt comes from Greek: Keltoi, barbarians (pronounced "Kelt") Celt is a term NOT used until 18th century; Romans called these people Britons. Celtic Iron Age ended AD 43, Romans invaded Britain.

Ancient Civilizations of the Old World 3500 to after 600 BCE.jpg - QED

Ancient Civilizations of the Old World 3500 to after 600 BCE.jpg - QED

The Jutland Peninsula showing the historic homeland of the Germanic tribes of Jutes, Angles, and Saxons after the Roman departure from Britain (ca. 500 CE)

The Jutland Peninsula showing the historic homeland of the Germanic tribes of Jutes, Angles, and Saxons after the Roman departure from Britain (ca. 500 CE)

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