ossa

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

ossa

  1. plural of os

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ossa

  1. (colloquial) address

Anagrams[edit]


Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ossa f

  1. plural of osso

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

ossa

  1. nominative plural of os
  2. accusative plural of os
  3. vocative plural of os

Noun[edit]

ossa

  1. nominative plural of ossum
  2. accusative plural of ossum
  3. vocative plural of ossum

Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ursam, accusative of ursa, masculine of ursus ‎(bear).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ossa f (plural ossas)

  1. she-bear
    • c. 1250: Alfonso X, Lapidario, f. 29v.
      Et la eſtrella que es en cabo dela oreia delantera dela oſſa mayor a poder ſobreſta piedra ¬ della recibe la fuerça ¬ la uertud.
      And the start that is on the front ear of the Great Bear has power over this stone, and it receives its strength and virtue from it.

Derived terms[edit]

  • Ossa Mayor ‎(Ursa Major, the Great Bear)
  • Ossa Menor ‎(Ursa Minor, the Little Bear)

Related terms[edit]

  • osso ‎(bear)

Descendants[edit]


Romansch[edit]

Noun[edit]

l'ossa pl

  1. (Sutsilvan) plural of oss