Delminium

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Delminium /dælmɪinəm/ was an ancient Illyrian city.[1] It was the capital of the Dalmatae which was in today's Tomislavgrad, Bosnia and Herzegovina.[2] People lived in The area of Tomislavgrad even before the Illyrians arrived. This is shown by a few polished stone axes from the Neolithic (4000 BC – 2400 BC) period.[3]

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  1. Danijel Dzino, Illyricum in Roman Politics, 229BC–AD68 (Cambridge, UK; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010), p. 40
  2. John Wilkes,The Illyrians (Oxford, UK; Cambridge, MA: Blackwell, 1995), p. 188
  3. Ivo Bagarić, Duvno: povijest župa duvanjskog samostana : prigodom 150. obljetnice današnje župe Duvno: 1839-1989 (Duvno: "Sveta baština", 1989.)