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Il·lyr·i·a(ĭ-lîr′ē-ə) also Il·lyr·i·cum (-ĭ-kəm)
An ancient region of the Balkan Peninsula on the Adriatic coast. Occupied in prehistoric times by an Indo-European-speaking people, the area became the Roman province of Illyricum after the final conquest of the Illyrians in 35-33 bc. The name was revived by Napoleon for the provinces of Illyria (1809-1815) and retained for the kingdom of Illyria, a division of Austria from 1816 to 1849.
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(Placename) a Roman province founded after 168 bc, based on the coastal area of Illyria
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Il•lyr•i•cum(ɪˈlɪər ɪ kəm)
a Roman province in ancient Illyria.
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