Cush

geographical name
\ ˈkəsh How to pronounce Cush (audio) , ˈku̇sh \
variants: or Kush

Definition of Cush

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

Other Words from Cush

Cushite \ ˈkə-​ˌshīt How to pronounce Cush (audio) , ˈku̇-​ \ adjective or noun
Cushitic \ ˌkə-​ˈshi-​tik How to pronounce Cush (audio) , ku̇-​ \ adjective

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“Cush.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cush. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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