a historic region along the Adriatic coast of Croatia: a former Austrian crownland.
a Roman province formed by Emperor Tiberius and called after the tribe inhabiting the area.
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How to use Dalmatia in a sentence
It was to meet this situation that the Emperor in July, 1806, hastily sent his former favourite to Dalmatia.Napoleon's Marshals | R. P. Dunn-Pattison
After peace was declared the new Marshal returned to Dalmatia and took up the threads of his old life.Napoleon's Marshals | R. P. Dunn-Pattison
At the bottom of all he says about his foolhardiness in Dalmatia there lurks a proud self-satisfaction.The Memoirs of Count Carlo Gozzi; Volume the first | Count Carlo Gozzi
Some five thousand square miles of Dalmatia came to Venice at this time and thenceforth her position was assured.Italian Highways and Byways from a Motor Car | Francis Miltoun
Dalmatia, ceded to Austria at Leoben, i. 438;alterations of boundaries near, ii.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte | William Milligan Sloane
British Dictionary definitions for Dalmatia
a region of W Croatia along the Adriatic: mountainous, with many offshore islands
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