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 (dā′shē-ə, -shə)
An ancient region and Roman province corresponding roughly to modern Romania. Inhabited before the Christian era by a people of Thracian stock with an advanced material culture, the region was abandoned to the Goths after ad 270.

Da′ci·an adj. & n.
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In the population of Transylvania there are four distinct nationalities: Saxons in the South, and mixed with them the Wallachs, who are the descendants of the Dacians; Magyars in the West, and Szekelys in the East and North.
Romanian Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos and US Deputy Secretary of Defence Robert Work were also present at the ceremony.
But Juncker has told Dacian Ciolos there is no "intimate relation" between the frameworks of Bulgaria and Romania at the moment.
It was in the presence of Romanian Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos and EBRD President Sir Suma Chakrabarti.
To get the money, Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos said Moldova will have to reform its justice system, fight corruption, sign a draft agreement for a loan from the International Monetary Fund and appoint a new central bank governor.
BE[pounds sterling]KREE[currency] (CyHAN)- Romania's Prime Minister-designate Dacian Ciolos on Sunday announced his future technocrat cabinet.
In his wanderings he met Celts and he may have learned Gaelic, which was, of course, less complicated than today's French, closer to Latin, and, hence, to the Dacian language, as Gonzague de Reynold states.
Polish pigmeat producers from the regions affected by the recent African swine fever (ASF) outbreak will be compensated for their losses, Polish Agriculture Minister Stanislaw Kalemba said after meeting Commissioners Dacian Ciolos (agriculture) and Tonio Borg (health), on 6 March in Brussels.
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"It is very important that actions on genetic resources go beyond conservation," Agriculture Commissioner Dacian Ciolos said in a statement.