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 for Afar
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  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.
     [1913 Webster]
           The steep where Fame's proud temple shines afar.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adv 1: (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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