ossa

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

ossa

  1. plural of os

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

ossa

  1. (colloquial) address

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

ossa f

  1. plural of osso

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LatinEdit

Old SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

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 termsEdit

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

Related termsEdit

  • osso ‎(bear)

DescendantsEdit


RomanschEdit

NounEdit

l'ossa pl

  1. (Sutsilvan) plural of oss
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