Definition of Jugurtha in English:

Jugurtha

proper noun

  • (died 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). Eventually captured by the Roman general Marius, he was executed in Rome.

Pronunciation:

Jugurtha

/jo͞oˈɡərTHə/