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  • n. Plural form of Osage.

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Examples

  • Many years later their descendants were called the Osages tribe of Indians.

    Thirty Indian Legends

  • Through land accumulations and investments the Osages are the richest people on the globe.

    The Red Man's Last Roll-Call

  • The Osages are the finest looking Indians I have ever seen in the West.

    A Tour on the Prairies.

  • "The Osages were our enemies, and I went with my father and many more to fight.

    History, Manners, and Customs of the North American Indians

  • The Miamis had scalped two soldiers, the Piankashaws had killed seven Frenchmen, and reliable sources said that the nations of the Wabash and Illinois valleys would join the Osages in an uprising.

    George Washington’s First War

  • Having gained possession of the southern Plains the Comanches fought to preserve their conquest, not only from the Spanish but also from Pawnees, Arapahoes, Osages, Kiowas, Naishans, Wichitas, and Navajos.

    Between War and Peace

  • In its particulars the raid was exactly what the Spanish and their successors, the Mexicans, had endured in south Texas, New Mexico, and northern Mexico since the late 1600s, and what the Apaches, Osages, Tonkawas, and other tribes had been subjected to for several centuries.

    EMPIRE OF THE SUMMER MOON

  • They included a host of native tribes, and a dozen tribes who contested for supremacy on the buffalo ranges, among them Apaches, Utes, Osages, Pawnees, Tonkawas, Navajos, Cheyennes, and Arapahoes.

    EMPIRE OF THE SUMMER MOON

  • They were at war with the Osages, but happy to ride with them against Parrilla.

    EMPIRE OF THE SUMMER MOON

  • The tribes that had once driven the Comanches into the mountains of Wyoming would soon be either dim memories Kansas, Omahas, Missouris or, like the Apaches, Utes, and Osages, retreating to avoid extermination.

    EMPIRE OF THE SUMMER MOON

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