کوس

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See also: گوشand كوش

Pashto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

کوس (kwësm

  1. vagina
  2. vulva

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Persian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Cognate with Sogdian [script needed] (kws, drum), Khotanese kūsa- (kūsa-, vessel; drum), etc.

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Noun[edit]

کوس (kōs)

  1. Kus, a large ancient Persian drum akin to a timpani.
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892), “کوس”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • Bailey, H. W. (1934), “Iranica (II)”, in Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society[1], issue 3, page 515
  • Bailey, H. W. (1979) Dictionary of Khotan Saka, Cambridge, London, New York, Melbourne: Cambridge University press, page 64a

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

کوس (kos)

  1. (vulgar, slang) Alternative form of کس

Etymology 3[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

کوس (transliteration needed)

  1. Kos or Cos (Greek island of the Dodecanese)
    جزیره کوس‎ ― Kos Island