, al. Μαόσκοπος μητρόπολις μητρόπολιρ
), an inland city of Arabia Felix, in long. 81° 15′, lat. 20° 40′ of Ptolemy. (Ptol. 6.7.35
.) Mr. Forster takes it to be Nessa of Pliny, the chief town of the Amathei, who occupied the present district of Yemâma.
(Geography of Arabia,
vol. ii. pp. 266, 267.)