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Kingdom of Numidia

202 BC–46 BC
Map of Numidia
Map of Numidia
Capital Cirta
Common languages Numidian, Latin, Punic
Government Monarchy
King  
• 202-148 BC
Masinissa
• 60-46 BC
Juba I of Numidia
Historical era Antiquity
• Established
202 BC
• Annexed by the Roman Republic
46 BC
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Ancient Carthage
Roman Republic
Mauretania
Today part of  Algeria
 Tunisia

Numidia (202 BC – 46 BC) was an ancient Berber kingdom. It was in modern-day Algeria and a smaller part of western Tunisia in North Africa. It was the first major state in the history of Algeria and the Berber world.

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