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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Dalmatia 
  n  :  a  historical  region  of  Croatia  on  the  Adriatic  Sea; 
  mountainous  with  many  islands  [syn:  {Dalmatia}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Dalmatia,  PA 
  Zip  code(s):  17017 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Dalmatia 
  a  mountainous  country  on  the  eastern  shore  of  the  Adriatic,  a 
  part  of  the  Roman  province  of  Illyricum.  It  still  bears  its 
  ancient  name  During  Paul's  second  imprisonment  at  Rome,  Titus 
  left  him  to  visit  Dalmatia  (2  Tim.  4:10)  for  some  unknown 
  purpose.  Paul  had  himself  formerly  preached  in  that  region  (Rom. 
  15:19). 
 
  The  present  Emperor  of  Austria  bears,  among  his  other  titles, 
  that  of  "King  of  Dalmatia." 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Dalmatia,  deceitful  lamps;  vain  brightness 
 




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