Definition of Mithridates VI in English:

Mithridates VI

(also Mithradates VI)

proper noun

  • (c.132–63 bc), king of Pontus 120–63; known as Mithridates the Great. His expansionist policies led to three wars with Rome (88–5; 83–2; 74–66). He was finally defeated by Pompey.

Pronunciation:

Mithridates VI

/ˌmɪθrɪˈdeɪtiːz/