Ossete

(redirected from Ossetes)
Also found in: Thesaurus.

Os·set

 (ŏs′ĭt, ŏ-sĕt′) also Os·sete (ŏs′ēt′, ŏ-sēt′)
n.
A member of a people of mixed Iranian and Caucasian origin inhabiting Ossetia.

Os•sete

(ˈɒs it)

also Os•set

(-ɪt)
n.
a member of a people of the Caucasus Mountains in Ossetia.
Os•se′tian (-ˈsi ʃən) n., adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Ossete - a northeastern Iranian language spoken in Russia
Iranian language, Iranian - the modern Persian language spoken in Iran