Definition of Mithridates VI in English:

Mithridates VI

(also Mithradates VI)

proper noun

  • (c.132–63 bc), king of Pontus 120–163; known as Mithridates the Great. His expansionist policies led to three wars with Rome (88–85, 83–82, and 74–66). He was finally defeated by Pompey.

Pronunciation:

Mithridates VI

/miTHrəˌdādēz T͟HəˈsiksTH/