Cush

geographical name \ˈkəsh, ˈku̇sh\
variants: or

Kush

\ˈkəsh, ˈku̇sh\play

Definition of Cush

  1. ancient country of northeastern Africa in the Nile valley south of Egypt

Cushite

play \ˈkə-ˌshīt, ˈku̇-\ adj or noun

Cushitic

play \ˌkə-ˈshi-tik, ku̇-\ adjective

CUSH Defined for English Language Learners

Cush

geographical name \ˈkəsh, ˈku̇sh\

Definition of Cush for English Language Learners

  • : country in ancient northeastern Africa


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