The same observations apply to Adule, the harbour on the Arabian Gulf.
The Troglodytica extended along the western side of the Arabian Gulf, from about the 19th degree of latitude to beyond the strait.
Strabo says nearly 15,000 stadia; and this length may be considered just equal to that of the Arabian Gulf.
The Arabian Gulf lies eastward parallel to the said meridian.
The name was subsequently given to the Arabian Gulf exclusively.
I brought them to the sea-coast at Arsinoe, and carried them up the Arabian Gulf in five of the small boats of the country.
Note: The Persian Gulf oil fields are among the most productive in the world.
Note: The Persian Gulf region was dominated by Britain for most of the twentieth century. After Britain's withdrawal in the late 1960s, the United States and the Soviet Union competed for influence in the region. (See Persian Gulf War.)