and ARABICUS MONS (τῆς Ἀραβίης, τὸ Ἀράβιον ὀ̂ρος
: Jebel Mokattem, &c.
), the name given by Herodotus (2.8
) to the range of mountains which form the eastern border of the [p. 1.182]
Nile-valley, and separated it from the part of Arabia W. of the Arabian Gulf.
The range on the west side towards Libya he names, in the same way, Libyci Montes. [AEGYPTUS