[ih-leer-ee-uh] /ɪˈlɪər i ə/

an ancient country along the E coast of the Adriatic.
an ancient region of uncertain boundaries on the E shore of the Adriatic Sea, including parts of present-day Croatia, Montenegro, and Albania

ancient country on the northeast shore of the Adriatic in modern Croatia; the name is of obscure origin.


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