Definition of Jugurtha in English:

Jugurtha

proper noun

  • (d.104 bc), joint king of Numidia c.118–104. His attacks on his royal partners prompted intervention by Rome and led to the outbreak of the Jugurthine War (112–105). He was eventually captured by the Roman general Marius and executed in Rome.

Pronunciation:

Jugurtha

/dʒəˈɡəːθə/