), which seems to be identical with OCE´LIS (Ὄκηλις
), now Zee Hill
a seaport of the Sabaei Nomades, in Arabia Felix, a short distance to the S. of Mocha,
and to the N. of the opening of the strait of Babel Mandeb.
(Strab. p. 769; Plin. Nat. 6.23. s. 26
. s. 32; Ptol. 6.7.7
By some geographers it is identified with the Βουλικάς
of the Homeritae mentioned by Procopius (B.P.