a confection believed to contain an antidote to every poison.
Mithridates VI or Mithradates VI from Old Persian Miθradāta, "gift of Mithra"; 135–
63 BC, also known as Mithradates the Great (Megas) and Eupator Dionysius, ...
Aug 15, 2015 ... Mithridates VI was surnamed Eupator and Dionysus to distinguish him from his
father, Mithridates V Euergetes, who had been king of Pontus ...
Even as a child Mithridates had a fearful reputation. They say he killed his mother
and had a paranoid fear of poison.
, the King of Pontus who caused such trouble for the Romans during the period of the end of the Republic. More »
Jun 7, 2013 ... Mithridates VI, the Great King of Pontus, was the most hardcore threat to Roman
superiority since the good old days of Hannibal Barca ...
Overview. Mithridates VI or Mithradates VI, also known as Mithridates the Great,
was the King of Pontus in Asia Minor 120 BC to 63 BC. The ambitious ...
Apr 15, 2014 ... Mithradates VI Eupator, in full Mithradates VI Eupator Dionysus, byname
Mithradates the Great, Mithradates also spelled Mithridates (died 63 ...
Feb 17, 2011 ... Mithridates VI Eupator, King of Pontos. Born 120 BC; Died 63 BC; Enemy of
Rome: Led the resistance of the Hellenistic East against Roman ...
King of Pontus on the southern shore of the Black Sea, Mithridates VI (d. 63 BC)
concocted one of the most well-known antidotes in antiquity (possibly with the ...