- an area in the NE Rubʿ al Khali desert, comprising a region of E central Saudi Arabia.
- Rubʿ al Khali.
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While we were in Khmard, our army fetched corn from Ghr and Dahna.The Bbur-nma in English
Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
East of Nejd a strip of sandy desert 50 m. in width extends almost continuously from the great Nafud to the Dahna.
The poet was hospitably entertained at a place one day called for short and sweet Dahna Cardoch.An American Hobo in Europe
- a desert area in central Saudi Arabia, to the N of the Rub` al Khali (Empty Quarter)
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