Ost·​men | \ ˈōstmən \

Definition of Ostmen

: Scandinavians anciently settled along the east coast of Ireland

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History and Etymology for Ostmen

Middle English, from Old Norse austmenn, plural of austmathr, from austr to the east + mathr man

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“Ostmen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ostmen. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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