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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This is suggested by the OED entry for scourge, which quotes Attila's own Ego sum Attila, flagellum Dei in John Trevisa's fourteenth-century translations ("I am Athila, Goddes scourge").
Attilabyname Flagellum Dei also called Etzel or Attila the Hun(d.