Definitions for dalmatiadælˈmeɪ ʃə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Dalmatia(noun)

    a historical region of Croatia on the Adriatic Sea; mountainous with many islands


  1. Dalmatia(ProperNoun)

    A region in Croatia, on the eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea.

  2. Dalmatia(ProperNoun)

    An historic Roman province.


  1. Dalmatia

    Dalmatia is a historical region of Croatia on the eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea. The hinterland, the Dalmatian Zagora, ranges from fifty kilometres in width in the north to just a few kilometres in the south. The Dalmatian dog received its name from Dalmatia, as does the dalmatic, a Roman Catholic liturgical vestment worn by deacons and bishops.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Dalmatia

    a crownland of Austria, lying along the NE. coast of the Adriatic, and bounded on the land side by Croatia, Bosnia, and Herzegovina; half the land is pasture, only one-ninth of it arable, which yields cereals, wine, oil, honey, and fruit.

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