Attalid

noun
At·ta·lid | \ ˈatᵊlə̇d , -ˌid \
plural Attalids\-dz \ or Attalidae\əˈtaləˌdē, aˈ- \

Definition of Attalid 

: a member of a Hellenistic dynasty that ruled Pergamum from about 283 to 133 b.c.

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History and Etymology for Attalid

Attalus I †197 b.c. king of Pergamum, victor in a decisive battle with the Gauls of Asia Minor and first of his line to bear the title of king + English -id

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