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Provincia Dacia
Ἐπαρχία Δακίας
Province of the Roman Empire

107–275
Location of Dacia
Roman province of Dacia (125 AD)
Capital city Ulpia Traiana Sarmizegetusa
Historical era Classical Antiquity
 -  Annexed by Trajan 107
 -  Withdrawal by Roman Emperor Aurelian 275
Today part of

The Roman province of Dacia on the Balkans included the modern Romanian regions of Transylvania, Banat and Oltenia, and temporarily Muntenia and southern Moldova, but not the nearby regions of Moesia. It was added to the Roman empire in its earliest days under the war of conquest by the Emperor Trajan, and was ironically—considering its wealth— the first of the Roman provinces from which Rome withdrew.

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