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O·do·a·cer(ō′dō-ā′sər) also O·do·va·car (-vā′kər) ad 434?-493.
Germanic tribal leader who in 476 deposed Romulus Augustulus (reigned 475-476), bringing the Western Roman Empire to an end. He was later killed by Theodoric (493).
(Biography) ?434–493 ad, barbarian ruler of Italy (476–493); assassinated by Theodoric
O•do•a•cer(ˌoʊ doʊˈeɪ sər)
A.D. 434?–493, first barbarian ruler of Italy 476–493.