PHIARA (Φίαρα), a town of the district Sargarausena, in Cappadocia (Ptol. 5.6.13), appears to be the same as the one mentioned in the Antonine Itinerary (p. 205) under the name of Phiarasis, it which was 36 miles west of Sebastia. [L.S]
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. William Smith, LLD. London. Walton and Maberly, Upper Gower Street and Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row; John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1854.