Ku·shan | \ ˈküˌshän \
plural Kushan or Kushans
Definition of Kushan
: a Saka people invading India from central Asia, formerly having a ruling house with control extending over northwest India, much of present-day west Pakistan, and the Ganges valley to Benares, and eventually becoming absorbed as Kshatriyas or Sudras
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