Attila the Hun

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Noun1.Attila the Hun - king of the HunsAttila the Hun - king of the Huns; the most successful barbarian invader of the Roman Empire (406-453)
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NIGEL Pearson may be grappling with a public persona that sees him placed somewhere between Chairman Mao, Stalin and Atilla the Hun.
If the opposing team had been headed by Atilla the Hun, I'd still be expected to be rooting for it.
Atilla The Hun (he would have sorted out today's financial woes very easily) And which four famous people would you most like to dine with?
More than half of the 267 recorded tracks are by the five most popular singers of the period: Atilla the Hun, The Caresser, Lord Executor, The Growler, and The Lion.
Glazer may indeed be the entrepreneur's answer to Atilla The Hun, taking liberties in a country far away with a sporting institution about which he knows very little.
The attempt to depict a heroic workforce drawn from the original cast of Emergency Ward 10 struggling to tend their charges under the iron heel of trainers in the mould, if not of Atilla The Hun, then at least of Alan B'Stard in The New Statesman, is far-fetched indeed.
Someone must have told Gio di Stefano the big man used to be known as Atilla The Hun.
Book stores offer abundant titles suggesting that managers emulate Machiavelli, Atilla the Hun and other unsavory but decisive individuals from history.
An Irish mother caught on surveillance cameras beating her four-year-old daughter in a car park has been likened to Atilla the Hun by her own lawyer.