What Is the Plural of Ox?


The plural of the word ox is oxen. In Old English, the plural of some words was marked with '–en', for example, the plural of child is children. To other English nouns you add an 's' while for others you have to change the vowel to form their plural.
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Oxen? I think.
Oxen is the plural form of ox. Thanks for using ChaCha!
According to the American Heritage Book of English Usage, "oxen" is one of only three commonly used English words to still use the "en" plural. The others are
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The plural for ox is oxen. Ox is a domesticated bovine animal kept for milk or meat such as a cow or bull. It is also a castrated bull, formerly much used as a ...
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