- died 104 b.c., king of Numidia 113–104.
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Historical Examples of jugurtha
But Jugurtha knew the Romans of that day, and trusted to his gold.Historic Tales, Volume 11 (of 15)
Jugurtha fell into an ambush, and was conveyed a prisoner to Rome.
The commissioners were bribed by Jugurtha and decided in his favour.Plutarch's Lives, Volume IV
With this army Marius soon wrested from Jugurtha all his strongholds.
Jugurtha was thrown into a dungeon, and there starved to death.
- died 104 bc, king of Numidia (?112–104), who waged war against the Romans (the Jugurthine War, 112–105) and was defeated and executed