Dalmatia meaning

dăl-mā'shə
A historical region of the northwest Balkan Peninsula on the Adriatic Sea in present-day Croatia. Subdued by the Romans in the 1st century bc , it was divided between the kingdoms of Serbia and Croatia in the 10th century and held by numerous powers after the 15th century.
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Region along the Adriatic coast, mostly in Croatia.
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A region in Croatia, on the eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea.
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A historic Roman province.
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Origin of dalmatia

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