（Σάφαρ), Sapphar (Σάπφαρ), and Taphar (Τάφαρον). Now Dhafar; a city of Arabia on the southern coast of Arabia Felix. It
was the capital of the Homeritae to whom the Sapharitae belonged (Ptol.vi.
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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