kusti

noun kus·ti \ ˈku̇(ˌ)stē \

Definition of kusti

plural -s
:the sacred cord or girdle worn by Parsis as a mark of their faith — compare sacred shirt

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Origin and Etymology of kusti

Persian kustī, kushtī, from kusht waist, side, from Middle Persian kust, kustak


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