[ os-koh-uhm-bree-uhn ]
/ ˈɒs koʊˈʌm bri ən /
a group of languages, usually classified as Italic, that contains Oscan and Umbrian.
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a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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Origin of Osco-Umbrian
First recorded in 1890–95
Words nearby Osco-Umbrian
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British Dictionary definitions for Osco-Umbrian
/ (ˌɒskəʊˈʌmbrɪən) /
a group of extinct languages of ancient Italy, including Oscan, Umbrian, and Sabellian, which were displaced by Latin
relating to or belonging to this group of languages
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