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Attalid

[at-l-id] /ˈæt l ɪd/
noun, plural Attalids, Attalidae
[uh-tal-i-dee] /əˈtæl ɪˌdi/ (Show IPA)
1.
any of a line of kings, usually named Attalus orEumenes, that ruled Pergamum, in Asia Minor, 282–133 b.c.
Origin
presumably after Attalus (< Greek Áttalos), father ofPhiletaerus (died 263 b.c.), founder of the kingdom; see -id1
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