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In Greek mythology, Pergamus /ˈpɜrɡəməs/ was the son of the warrior Neoptolemus and Andromache.

Pergamus (or Pergamos) is also the name of the citadel of Troy in Homer's Iliad.

Pergamus was also used by Aeneas in Book III of the Aeneid by Virgil as the name of the second city founded with the intention for him and his followers to live after the fall of Troy, located on the west coast of modern day Crete.

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The King James Version of the Bible uses the name "Pergamos" in Revelation 2:12 for the seat of one of the seven churches of Asia, a city that more modern translations call Pergamum or Pergamon.