Ossetian

Ossetian

[o-see-shuhn]
adjective
1.
Also, Ossetic. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Ossetia or the Ossets.
noun
2.
an Osset.

Origin:
1805–15; Osset(ia) or Osset + -ian

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Ossetic or Ossetian (ɒˈsɛtɪk, ɒˈsiːʃən)
 
adj
1.  of or relating to Ossetia, its people, or their language
 
n
2.  the language of the Ossets, belonging to the East Iranian branch of the Indo-European family
 
Ossetian or Ossetian
 
adj
 
n

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