ancient Greek kingdom occupying most of W Asia Minor (fl. 2d cent. ): later a Roman province
ancient capital of this kingdom, the present site of Bergama, Turkey
See Pergamum in American Heritage Dictionary 4
An ancient Greek city and kingdom of western Asia Minor in modern-day western Turkey. It passed to Rome in the second century B.C. and was noted for its sculpture and its library, which Mark Antony gave to Cleopatra.