Osage

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noun \ō-ˈsāj, ˈō-ˌ\

Definition of Osage

plural

Osages

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Osage

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

  2. 2 :  the Siouan language of the Osage people

Origin and Etymology 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 in eastern Kansas and Missouri flowing east into the Missouri River The course of the Osage River flows through the Lake of the Ozarks.


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