Langobard in Italy
The Lombards were a Germanic people who migrated from Scandinavia to Italy in the 6th century AD. They were skilled warriors and conquerors, and their influence can be seen in modern Italian culture. The Lombards introduced new laws, institutions, and art, and their language, Lombard, left its mark on Italian. One of your ancestors may have been a Lombard warrior who fought in the Lombard armies. Another of your ancestors may have been a Lombard woman who took care of the home and children.