Definition of Ossian in English:

Ossian

Line breaks: Os¦sian
Pronunciation: /ˈɒʃɪən
 
, ˈɒsɪ-/
A legendary Irish warrior and bard, whose name became well known in 1760-3 when the Scottish poet James Macpherson (1736–96) published his own verse as an alleged translation of 3rd-century Gaelic tales. Irish name Oisin.

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Word of the day internecine
Pronunciation: ˌɪntəˈniːsʌɪn
adjective
destructive to both sides in a conflict