from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Hamilcar Barca 270?-228? B.C. Carthaginian general and father of Hannibal. He led Carthaginian forces during the final years of the First Punic War (264-241). After making peace with the Romans, he returned to Carthage and quelled a rebellion of mercenary troops.
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