Arabia Felix

archaic or obsolete terms > Places: Yemen
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Arabia Felix

in ancient geography, the comparatively fertile region in southwestern and southern Arabia (in present-day Asir and Yemen), a region that contrasted ... [2 related articles]
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Arabia Felix

Arabia Felix (lit. Happy Arabia; also Greek: Eudaimon Arabia) was the Latin name previously used by geographers to describe the southern part of the Arabian Peninsula, Yemen, a country with an extensive history. ==Name== The term `Happy Arabia` is a translation of the Latin `Arabia felix.` Felix means `fecund, fertile` but also `happy, fort...
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