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or Massinissa
, c.238–148 B.C., king of Numidia. He succeeded (c.207 B.C.) his father as king of E Numidia. Brought up in Carthage, he fought in a Carthaginian campaign in Spain in the Second Punic War (see Punic Wars) but eventually went over (c.
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, Massinissa
?238--?149 bc, king of Numidia (?210--149), who fought as an ally of Rome against Carthage in the Second Punic War
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corresponde aos reinos de praticamente todos os reis numidas (incluindo o getulo Hiarbas), as unicas excecoes sao com relacao aos dois primeiros reis de que temos noticia, Sifax e Massinissa.
Numidia's greatest monarch, Massinissa, had been a Roman ally in the Second Punic War, but his illegitimate grandson Jugurtha, after killing off a rival heir, incurred the enmity of Rome by seeking to enlarge his inherited kingdom and by killing some Roman merchants in the process.
of the affairs of Massinissa and the Numidians, but that if they did
The text of Dan's tragedy, on the devastating power of envy that caused bloodshed among the heirs of the king of Numidia, Massinissa, and the ruin of their kingdom, was published for the first time, in a critical edition with an English translation by J.
Following the death of the young student Guermah Massinissa at the police headquarters in the hamlet of Beni Douala, and after riots broke out, it took President Bouteflika ten days to respond to the event.
Gli emporia di Tripolitania dall'eta di Massinissa a Diocleziano: un profile storico-istituzionale," Ausfstieg und Niedergang der romischen Welt, II, 10.
le du roi Massinissa qui sera installAa prochainement au jardin de Tafourah.
On attribue au grand Roi Amazigh de la Numidie, Massinissa, la formule restee celebre : "l'Afrique appartient aux Africains".
Le theme de la 10 e edition du Festival Twiza a Tanger[beaucoup moins que]l'Afrique aux africains[beaucoup plus grand que], celebre phrase du Roi amazigh de l'antiquite, Massinissa, est significative.
Au total, une surete urbaine, une dizaine de groupes scolaires, une mosquee, une salle omnisports et des espaces de jeux seront realises au titre de ces conventions dans des cites d'habitations en cours de construction aux villes nouvelles Ali-Mendjeli et Massinissa et dans la commune de Didouche-Mourad, a souligne le wali, Hocine Ouadah.
Attia's compatriot Massinissa Selmani explored collectivity of a more formal kind in his projection of quirky multiple drawings on a screen of translucent paper cubes (Souvenirs du vide [Remembrance of Emprinessj, 2014).