Metellus, who earned by this success the surname of Creticus (67 B.C.).
I i), the resinous exudation of Cistus creticus, C. ladaniferus and other species of "rock rose" or "rose of Sharon"; myrrh (Heb.
6 more or less mingled with domesticated breeds, the Cretan animal being distinguished as Capra hircus creticus; but the large typical race C. h.
Marcus Antonius, nicknamed Creticus in derision.
Marcus Antonius, commonly called Mark Antony, the Triumvir, grandson of Antonius the "orator" and son of Antonius Creticus, related on his mother's side to Julius Caesar, was born about 83 B.C. Under the influence of his stepfather, Cornelius Lentulus Sura, he spent a profligate youth.
Lucius Antonius, youngest son of Marcus Antonius Creticus, and brother of the triumvir.
Gaius Antonius, second son of Marcus Antonius Creticus, and brother of the triumvir.