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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Afar  \A*far"\,  adv  [Pref.  a-  (for  on  or  of)  +  far.] 
  At  to  or  from  a  great  distance;  far  away  --  often  used 
  with  from  preceding,  or  off  following;  as  he  was  seen  from 
  afar;  I  saw  him  afar  off 
 
  The  steep  where  Fame's  proud  temple  shines  afar. 
  --Beattie. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  afar 
  adv  :  (old-fashioned)  at  or  from  or  to  a  great  distance;  far  "we 
  traveled  afar";  "we  could  see  the  ship  afar  off";  "the 
  Magi  came  from  afar" 




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