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Origin of Oscan
OTHER WORDS FROM Oscannon-Oscan, adjective, noun
Words nearby Oscan
Example sentences from the Web for Oscan
The use, but probably not the restriction, appears in Oscan and Umbrian.
Ennius said that he had three hearts, for he spoke threexiv tongues—the Greek, the Oscan, and the Latin.The Oxford Book of Latin Verse|Various
The language used was that of every-day life, and they were often written in the Oscan dialect.Quintus Claudius, Volume 1 of 2|Ernst Eckstein
In the Oscan and Umbrian dialects, whose alphabet was borrowed from Etruscan, a special form appears for f, viz.
On its base was an Oscan inscription, which has been interpreted as follows by Minervini: Marius.Museum of Antiquity|L. W. Yaggy