noun (1)
Ku·​ba | \küˈbä\
plural -s

Definition of Kuba 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: an eastern Caucasian carpet of coarse but firm weave resembling the Shirvan in design

called also Kabistan


noun (2)
Ku·​ba | \ˈkübə\
plural Kuba or Kubas

Definition of Kuba (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : a Bantu-speaking people of the area around the central Congo River

2 : a member of the Kuba people

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History and Etymology for Kuba

Noun (1)

from Kuba, town in northeast Azerbaidzhan, U.S.S.R.

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