WHY IT IS CALLED
IBERIAN RACE?

ORIGIN

The character of the Iberian Warrior was described by the Greeks, who were fascinated by soldiers who launched into combat without fear and who resisted fighting without retreating even with the lost battle.

The Romans also once again emphasized the warrior character of the Iberians, when once the Carthaginian threat was eliminated, they set out to conquer Hispania, agreeing with the Greeks in the courage and contempt for death in the battle that the Iberians shown.