a tribe of the Minaei [MINAEI
], mentioned by Pliny (6.28. s. 32
), probably the same as the Ἀκαρμὰν βασίλειον
of Ptolemy (6.16
), which Forster identifies with the modern town Karn-al-Manzil
in the Hedjaz
about 50 miles SE. of the latter (Arabia,
vol. i. pp. 133, 134, vol. ii. pp. 255--258).