Osage

What language do the Osage speak?
The Osages speak a Dhegiha Siouan language that is related to the Quapaw, Kaw, Ponca and Omaha. The Osage Nation Language Department hosted the first ...
What did the Osage tribe members call themselves?
The Osage, whose own name for themselves was Ni-U-Ko¢n-Ska or “Children of the Middle Waters” (Burns 1984:xi; Mathews 1960:7), maintained settlements ...