Consider helping today!
Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature
in Greek mythology was a surname of Apollo, after Abas, a city in Phocis, where he had a temple. This temple was prized so highly, because of its ancient statues, that, after being destroyed twice, in the Persian and the Holy War, it was rebuilt.
These files are public domain.
McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Abarus'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tce/a/abarus.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.