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Illyria was overrun by Avars and Slavic tribes, and at the beginning of the seventh century was occupied by Croats and Serbs.
Illyria, but even there was frequently threatened and weakened by Serbs and Bulgars, until in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries the Osmans conquered the whole Balkan Peninsula.
Illyria, resolving it into the crownlands of Carinthia, Carniola, and the coast lands (Görz and Gradiska; Istra; and Triest).
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  Illyria - LoveToKnow 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
ILLYRIA, a name applied to part of the Balkan Peninsula extending along the western shore of the Adriatic from Fiume to Durazzo, and inland as far as the Danube and the Servian Morava.
Illyria became one of the best recruiting grounds for the Roman legions; and in troubled times many Illyrian soldiers fought their way up from the ranks to the imperial purple.
The Croats settled in the western half of Illyria, the Serbs in the eastern; thus the former came gradually under the influence of Italy and Roman Catholicism, the latter under the influence of Byzantium and the Greek Church.
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In classical history, Illyria was the name of a country on the east coast of the Adriatic Sea, approximately where modern Albania and Bosnia are now.
In 216 BC Illyria was invaded by King Philip V, provoking war with the Roman Republic.
The name was revived by Napoleon for the 'Provinces of Illyria' that were incorporated into the French Empire from 1809 to 1813, and the 'Kingdom of Illyria' was part of Austria until 1849, after which time it was not used in the reorganised Austro-Hungarian Empire.
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However, it was soon discovered that Illyria’s power was too much for her formerly human form to contain, causing her to travel randomly through time, repeating moments that included an attack by Wesley using something called the mutari generator.
Illyria was reduced to a shadow of her former self, lacking her ability to open dimensional portals or jump through time, and her strength had also dropped considerably, although she was still far above the human norm.
Wesley was later to discover that Illyria had another couple of abilities that nobody had been expecting; not only was she capable of feeling other's emotions to a certain degree, but she could also change her shape to look exactly like Fred.
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 Illyria and Illyricum - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Illyria and Illyricum, ancient region of the Balkan Peninsula.
Among the Illyrian peoples were the tribes later called the Dalmatians and the Pannonians; therefore Illyria is sometimes taken in the widest sense to include the whole area occupied by the Pannonians, and thus to reach from Epirus N to the Danube.
More usually Illyria is used to mean only the Adriatic coast N of central Albania and W of the Dinaric Alps.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-illyria.html   (553 words)

To the Greek geographers Illyria (he Illyris or to Illyrikon) connoted the eastern shore of the Adriatic Sea and the adjoining mountainous territory stretching into the interior, all of which was the abode of Illyrian tribes.
From the end of the ninth century Eastern Illyria appears in the "Notitiae episcopatuum" as wholly within the Patriarchate of Constantinople, with which it was involved in the Great Schism.
Towards the end of the sixth century Eastern Illyria was overrun by Avars and Slavic tribes, and at the beginning of the seventh century was occupied by Croats and Serbs.
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 illyria   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Illyria was a name applied to the western part of the Balkan Peninsula.
The ancient historian, Appian, describes the Illyrians inhabiting the land beyond Macedon and Thrace from Chaonia and Thesprotia (western Greece) to the Danube River (Serbia) and extending west to Pannonia and the Adriatic Sea.
The Roman province "Illyricum"; was not synonymous with Illyria.
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 Welcome to Illyria Travel Ltd for holidays in Albania
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 Britain.tv Wikipedia - Illyria
The delineation of ancient Illyria can pose a problem to historians, since before the Roman conquest the Illyrians were not unified into an Illyrian kingdom, and Illyria's borders before Rome are not always clear.
This mixture would eventually result in the formation of the Illyrian tribes who inhabited Illyria in the Classical period---the Autariatae, Dassaretae, Chelidones, Taulanti, etc.---who were kin to tribes further north, also often classed as Illyrians: the Dalmatae, Pannoni, and others.
The name Illyria was revived by Napoleon for the 'Provinces of Illyria' that were incorporated into the French Empire from 1809 to 1813, and the Kingdom of Illyria was part of Austria until 1849, after which time it was not used in the reorganised Austro-Hungarian Empire.
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 mega_illyria - Illyria - Pictures   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
In England, Illyria was confined to a sarcophagus and kept in a burial ground for the Old Ones, called the "Deeper Well" that is a hole through the world from one end to the other.
Illyria with Knox go to the lobby of Wolfram and Hart, where Illyria attempts to open the gateway to her temple but it fails.
Illyria is surprised and asks Angel if he would fight for Knox's life, in which Angel replied by saying that he would if there were a choice between him and her.
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 ILLYRIA - Reviews, Earnest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Illyria, the company that brought A Midsummer Night's Dream to the grounds of Burton Hill House School on Sunday, noted in its programme that it is "especially good etiquette to give your Pringle pride of place".
And yet, miraculously, Illyria are celebrating their tenth anniversary with a return to their first production of Shakespeare's ultimate wig-out, where an overdose of fresh air causes all manner of heady ecstasies.
Illyria pulled it off once again with their customary blend of wackiness, inventiveness and sheer audacity.
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 ILLYRIA - The Open Air Theatre Company   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Illyria will be touring three shows, as usual, in the coming months.
Illyria was formed ten years ago because Gray was plainly bored stiff with acting, he wanted some excitement and what he calls "a little insanity" in his life.
Thank fully Illyria's three shows will be out on the road in the coming months, but it has been a close run thing.
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 Season Five
Illyria used the manipulation of time frames to hide her temple, Vahla Ha'nesh, in the millennia after her death.
Illyria is dismissive of the gang when they attempt to talk to her about Fred or stop her from proceeding with her plans.
Illyria knows that Wesley's connection to her is based on the fact that she walks around in Fred's body and has fragments of her memory.
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 Illyria (Buffyverse) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Illyria, with the aid of Knox, attempts to bring about the destruction of humans by resurrecting her vicious ancient army, but soon discovers that it was destroyed long ago.
Illyria is brutally beaten and humiliated by Marcus Hamilton, which fuels the Old One's extreme anger and motivates her to join the final battle against the Senior Partners.
Illyria was a regular towards the end of the show's fifth season, first appearing in the episode "A Hole in the World" (episode 15) replacing Fred.
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 ILLYRIA - Reviews, Earnest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Better to try the church-turned-theater where Illyria, the touring troupe from Warwickshire that won fans at Orlando's Fringe in 1999 and 2000, is presenting a five-person Pride and Prejudice with the genial Mr.
People who hold her up as an example of "knowing humour" and "an ironic sensibility" are usually simpering idiots to whom "racy" is a glorified rugby player in a wet shirt.
Illyria have continually proved themselves to be entertaining artists in the open air season, and they did not disappoint when they performed in a very hot Bedlam theatre.
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 Illyria House Pretoria, South Africa
Illyria House is situated a mere 5 minutes from the Pretoria Railway Station and only 25 minutes from Johannesburg International Airport.
Illyria House, a magnificent colonial manor overlooking the historically rich city of Pretoria, famous for its beautiful Jacaranda trees, welcomes you.
Guests may enjoy Illyria House's exquisite cuisine in an ambiance of lyrical beauty and soft classical music, overlooking the magical garden, the tranquil courtyard or in the privacy of their own balcony.
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 Illyria WIP
Illyria tilted her head and looked at each one in turn.
Illyria sat, and he poured her a drink, handing her the glass, and drinking straight from the bottle himself.
Illyria went perfectly still and her eyes went blank as she searched her psyche for the answer.
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 Vahla ha'Nesh : Illyria   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Illyria was an ancient goddess, over two million years old.
She is sometimes referred to as a demoness though she herself was not at fault for her actions in present and her actions in the past were not demonic in her world.
Illyria’s loss of powers causes people to not be as fearful of her and more used to her.
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 Angel Season 3 Fred, Illyria action figures - Another Toy Review by Michael Crawford, Captain Toy
There is a second version of Illyria, from her true first appearance in A Hole in the World, which is a Previews exclusive.
Fred has a V crotch, while Illyria has cut joints at the top of her legs under the dress.
She also has a chunk of all and floor, but this time the sticker is of a bank of shelves containing lab equipment, right out of the Wolfram and Hart lab.
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 Studentet shqiptare ne Hamburg , Gjermani "Illyria" - Albanische Studenten in Hamburg "Illyria"
Illyria, northwestern part of the Balkan Peninsula, inhabited from about the 10th century BC onward by the Illyrians, an Indo-European people.
Several of the most outstanding emperors of the late Roman Empire were of Illyrian origin, including Claudius II Gothicus, Aurelian, Diocletian, and Constantine the Great, most of whom were chosen by their own troops on the battlefield and later acclaimed by the Senate.
In AD 395 the empire was finally divided, and Illyria east of the Drinus River (the Drina, in modern Yugoslavia) became part of the Eastern Empire.
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 Illyria   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Illyria is a small functional language designed to illustrate a subtype inference system based on solving systems of type inclusion constraints.
Illyria includes the lambda calculus, polymorphic let, constructors, case expressions, and record operations.
The syntax is an S-expression version of the lambda calculus (Illyria is currently imlemented in Common Lisp).
http.cs.berkeley.edu /~aiken/Illyria-demo.html   (322 words)

 The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey
Illyria is "high-spirited and utterly engaging." It "deserves an unequivocal thumbs-up!" Peter Mills and Cara Reichel "have managed to do the near impossible.
The latest musicalization of William Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night," the Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey's season-closer "Illyria," is a crisp, lighthearted fancy acted with considerable vitality and charm, bolstered by a hummable score.
Stranded alone in Illyria, Viola is impersonating her lost at sea brother Sebastian, so as not to fall prey to predators.
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 Character: Illyria   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Once a great monarch and warrior of the demon age, Illyria was murdered by rivals and left adrift in the Deeper Well.
Believing the vessel of a god-king such as Illyria would be an honour few are worthy of, Knox had the sarcophagus moved to the science wing of Wolfram and Hart where his adored Fred was working.
Illyria had nothing but contempt for the world populated by frail humans and planned to raise her armies once more.
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 Illyria   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The Illyrians seem to have consisted of a large number of tribes, of widely differing sizes, who occupied one of the least fertile areas of the Balkans, a fact which explains their continual raiding and the general southward drift which the tribes exhibited throughout the period.
There never seems to have been any one ruler who brought all Illyria under his sway, and those whom the Greeks called Kings of Illyria are better thought of as Kings of individual tribes who had reduced other tribes to subjection.
In the north of Illyria an oval shield was used; these shields spread south and were joined in the north by the typically Gallic shield adopted by many northern warriors under Gallic influence in the 3rd century BC.
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 rulers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
In a coalition contrived by the Athenians, Grabus of Illyria, Lysippus of Paeonia and Cetriporis of Thrace combined to resist the rising power of the Macedonians.
His kingdom included much of Illyria proper, Epirus and the island of Corcyra.
Knowing she was no match against the Roman armies, Teuta agreed to peace terms and abdicated the throne to Pinnes.
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 Illyria: 2000 BC (Dorians) - 530 AD (Slavic invasion) - www.ezboard.com
Illyria was known as a fertile land with numerous population, rich deposits of minerals, first of all salt.
In about 380 BC Illyria became a single kingdom, and by the time Macedonian forces came to conquer it in 356 BC, Illyria was strong enough to repel the aggression.
Illyria, Thrace and Paeonia composed an alliance against king Philip II of Macedonian, and preserved their independence.
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 Save ANGEL Forum -> Illyria or Fred?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Illyria really allows Amy Acker to show off her acting talents and is a much more interesting character IMO.
I only wish Illyria had taken over fred's body sooner, so that we could have seen a lot more of her.
Illyria is better for a fight and her personalitu being new to this world and finding fault with so many things.
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 Purpose of Illyria Forums!!!
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