OSSADIAE (Ὀσσάδιαι), a people who dwelt in the Panjáb along the banks of the Acesines (Chenáb), and who surrendered themselves to Alexander the Great after the conquest of the Malli (Multán). (Arrian, 6.15.) [V]
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. William Smith, LLD. London. Walton and Maberly, Upper Gower Street and Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row; John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1854.