Dripetrua

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Dripetrua, Drypetina in Latin, was the daughter of Laodice (sister-wife of Mithridates VI of Pontus) and Mithridates VI of Pontus.

She was born with a double row of teeth (Hyperdontia), with a resulting facial deformity. She stayed at her father's side despite his defeat by Pompey the Great in the Third Mithridatic War of 75 BC to 65 BC .

References

  • Valerius Maximus, Factorum at dictorum memorabilium libri IX I.8, ext.13

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