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Antara

(äntär`ä), fl. 600, Arab warrior and poet, celebrated in his own day as a hero because he rose from slave birth to be a tribal chief. His poetry is represented by one poem in the MuallaqatMuallaqat
, Pre-Islamic Arabic anthology compiled by the scholar Hammad al Rawiya (d. c.775). comprised of poems that were written in gold letters and hung on the walls of the Kaaba in Mecca during annual fairs.
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. His greatness gave rise to many legends over the centuries, and he became the hero of the popular Arabic epic Sirat Antar. In it he represents the ideal of a Bedouin chief, rich, generous, brave, and kind. His name also appears as Antar.
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Despite its chunky looks, the Antara is easy to park and to drive around town, but the suspension is quite soft and allows it to wallow a little through corners, again, a common feature with SUVs from an earlier era.
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Antara will contain a built-up area of of 520 homes.
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So, with its attractive looks, state-of-the-art powertrain line-up, active chassis tuning and upscale interior, the Vauxhall Antara should prove a strong contender in the SUV market.
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Timepiece and Antara are Group 1 fillies, so we have to be a bit realistic, but I do think she'll be competitive and fighting for a place.
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