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Osage

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noun \ō-ˈsāj, ˈō-ˌ\

Definition of Osage

plural Osag·es or Osage

  1. 1 :  a member of an American Indian people originally of Missouri

  2. 2 :  the Siouan language of the Osage people



Origin of osage

French, probably from an Algonquian language, from Osage wažáže, a self-designation


First Known Use: 1698


Osage

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geographical name \ō-ˈsāj, ˈō-ˌ\

Definition of Osage

  1. river E Kansas & Missouri flowing E into Missouri River; now partly submerged in Lake of the Ozarks




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Osage

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noun \ō-ˈsāj, ˈō-ˌsāj\

Definition of Osage

plural Osag·es or Osage

  1. 1 :  a member of an American Indian people of Missouri

  2. 2 :  the language of the Osage people




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