Dalmatia

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English[edit]

Dalmatia (in blue) within Croatia (in light yellow)
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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Dalmatia, possibly from an Illyrian tribe called the Dalmatae who lived in the region.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dælˈmeɪʃə/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Dalmatia

  1. A region of Croatia, on the eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea.
  2. A historic Roman province.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

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Finnish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Dalmatia

  1. Dalmatia (region in Croatia; former Roman province)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Dalmatia (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Dalmatia
genitive Dalmatian
partitive Dalmatiaa
illative Dalmatiaan
singular plural
nominative Dalmatia
accusative nom. Dalmatia
gen. Dalmatian
genitive Dalmatian
partitive Dalmatiaa
inessive Dalmatiassa
elative Dalmatiasta
illative Dalmatiaan
adessive Dalmatialla
ablative Dalmatialta
allative Dalmatialle
essive Dalmatiana
translative Dalmatiaksi
instructive
abessive Dalmatiatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Dalmatia (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person Dalmatiani Dalmatiamme
2nd person Dalmatiasi Dalmatianne
3rd person Dalmatiansa

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Dalmatae, from Illyrian *delme (sheep), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁-l-. Related to Proto-Albanian Proto-Albanian *dailjā (modern dele, delme). Probably even from it [1][2]

Proper noun[edit]

Dalmatia f sg (genitive Dalmatiae); first declension

  1. Dalmatia (province in the region of modern Croatia)

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Dalmatia
Genitive Dalmatiae
Dative Dalmatiae
Accusative Dalmatiam
Ablative Dalmatiā
Vocative Dalmatia

Further reading[edit]

  • Dalmatia in William Smith, editor, A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly, 1854, 1857
  • Dalmatia in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wilkes, John (1992). The Illyrians. Wiley. →ISBN.
  2. ^ Wilkes 1992, p. 244.

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Dalmatia, from Latin Dalmatia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Dalmatia

  1. Dalmatia (a region of Croatia)
  2. Dalmatia (Roman province)

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