Jugurthine

adjective

Ju·​gur·​thine
jüˈgərthə̇n,
-ˌthīn
: of or relating to Jugurtha or his reign
the Jugurthine War

Word History

Etymology

Latin jugurthinus, from Jugurtha †104 b.c. king of Numidia defeated and captured by the Romans + Latin -inus -ine

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“Jugurthine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jugurthine. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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