geographical name see Pergamum

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  • Pergamus — Pergamus, Name von Troja oder vielmehr der königl. Burg daselbst. – P., Pergamum, Stadt in Mysien, Hauptstadt des um 283 v. Chr. von Philethärus gegründeten pergamenischen Reichs, das sich durch die schlaue Politik seiner Könige gegen die syr.… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

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  • Asia Minor — • The peninsular mass that the Asiatic continent projects westward of an imaginary line running from the Gulf of Alexandretta (Issus) on the Mediterranean to the vicinity of Trebizond (Trapezus) on the Black Sea Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Andromache — ANDROMĂCHE, es, Gr. Ἀνδρομάχη, ης, des Eetions Tochter, und Gemahlinn des Hektors, zu Troja, Apollod. lib. III. c. 11. §. 6 mit welchem sie den Skamander oder Astyanaktes zeugete. Virg. Aen. II. v. 457. & ad eum Cerda l. c. Bey Eroberung der… …   Gründliches mythologisches Lexikon

  • Andromache — In Greek mythology, Andromache (Ancient Greek: polytonic|Ἀνδρομάχη) was the wife of Hector and daughter of Eetion, and sister to Podes. She was born and raised in the city of Cilician Thebe, over which her father ruled. The name means battle of a …   Wikipedia

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