MACNA (Μάκνα), an inland town of Arabia Felix, according to Ptolemy (6.7.), who places it in lat. 67°, long. 28° 45′, near the Aelanitic gulf of the Red Sea, now the Gulf of Akaba. [G.W]
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.