What does oscan mean?

Definitions for oscanˈɒs kən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word oscan.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Oscan(noun)

    an Oscan-speaking member of an ancient people of Campania

  2. Oscan(noun)

    an extinct Italic language of ancient southern Italy


  1. Oscan(Noun)

    A member of an ancient group of Italic-speaking peoples of Campania (the Osci).

  2. Oscan(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Oscan language or Oscan people, or their writing system.

  3. Oscan(ProperNoun)

    The language of the Oscan people.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Oscan

    os′kan, n. and adj. one of an ancient Italic race in southern Italy: a language closely akin to Latin, being a ruder and more primitive form of the same central Italic tongue.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oscan in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oscan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Images & Illustrations of oscan

  1. oscan


Find a translation for the oscan definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these oscan definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"oscan." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 21 Apr. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/oscan>.

Are we missing a good definition for oscan? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for oscan:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.