- the Indo-European, Iranian language of the Ossets.
Origin of Ossetic
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Examples from the Web for ossetic
No man believed all this more than the present writer until the appearance of Rosen's sketch of the Irôn (Ossetic) grammar.
Now this is what we shall find in America—large areas, like the Turk, in contact with small ones, like the Ossetic.
- of or relating to Ossetia, its people, or their language
- the language of the Ossets, belonging to the East Iranian branch of the Indo-European family
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