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Bergama

[ber-gah-muh, bur-guh-muh]
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  1. a town in W Turkey in Asia.Ancient Pergamum.
  2. Bergamo.
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  • Pergamum, the modern Bergama, lay in the valley of the Caicus in Mysia, about fifteen miles from the sea.

    Archology and the Bible

    George A. Barton

  • Bergama, the squalid modern Turkish city, lies apart from the splendid ruins of the ancient town; (see Fig. 283).

    Archology and the Bible

    George A. Barton