- an ancient country in S Europe, S of the Danube and N of ancient Thrace and Macedonia: later a Roman province.
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Historical Examples of moesia
The governor of Moesia must likewise excuse them if they compliment him at a less expense.Letters of Pliny
They waited long in Moesia before they found out the important step which they had made.The Roman and the Teuton
The Visigoths obtained permission to cross the Danube and settle in Moesia.
At the same time, living in Moesia, he is restricted in his outlook to Danubian affairs.
These were afterwards called Moesogoths, from the name of the district in which they settled—Moesia.Stories of Great Men