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Oryntus was a Gladiator from Thrace who escaped from the ludus of Lentulus Batiatus along with Spartacus, Crixus and the other gladiators and slaves. He was an effective fighter in the slave rebellion against the Romans. He was killed during the Battle of Brundisium in 71 BC.
Oryntus was born in Thrace and taken into slavery when his village was attacked and burned down by the Romans.
Oryntus was born somewhere in Thrace and taken into slavery when he was captured by the Romans.