Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for ox-hide
Eumaios was busy making a pair of sandals from an ox-hide, for his own use.
I went and lifted the skin, which appeared like an ox-hide; he then said, "What skin you think that?"Captives Among the Indians
"An ox-hide to make buskins of yearly, because of the brambles," echoed the Kitchener.The Monastery
Sir Walter Scott
But he sat blinking on his ox-hide in the middle of the hall.Rewards and Fairies
He offered him 3,000 ducats for as much ground as he could compass with an ox-hide.Secret Societies of the Middle Ages