E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Pacha of Abydos, and father of Zuleika. He tells her he intends to marry her to Kara Osman Ogloo, governor of Magnesia; but Zuleika has betrothed herself to her cousin Selim. The lovers flee, Giaffir shoots Selim, Zuleika dies of grief, and the pacha lives on, a heart-broken old man, ever calling to the winds, Where is my daughter? and echo answers, Where? (Byron: Bride of Abydos.)