- a male given name: from Old English words meaning “god” and “bright.”
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Examples from the Web for osbert
Osbert rose and took down a switch from its hook on the wall.
Stephen turned back, and Osbert stood for a moment looking after him.
“Thank you for your kind wishes,” replied Osbert with placid amiability.
Her brother Osbert had daughters only, Amabilia and Adeliza, who left no children.Shakespeare's Family
Mrs. C. C. Stopes
All his enquiries after Osbert, his lost brother, resulted in disappointment.The Boy Crusaders
John G. Edgar