kush

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Hindu Kush, the place of origin.

Noun[edit]

kush ‎(uncountable)

  1. (slang) Marijuana, especially Cannabis indica (a variety of marijuana originating in Afghanistan and northern Pakistan, strains of which often have high THC content).
    • 2013, Kevin Donovan, “Rob Ford: Gang members targeted mayor in blackmail plot, police documents say”, in the star.com, Dec. 4:
      Later in the day, Siyad is heard on a wiretap telling another man that he received “1.5 of kush” (slang for marijuana) from “Rob Ford’s driver.” Later Siyad tells another person, a woman, that what he received was actually “Rob Ford’s kush.”

Albanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *kusa, compound of Proto-Indo-European *kʷu ‎(who) + *so ‎(that one) (compare Tocharian B kᵤse ‎(who)).

Pronoun[edit]

kush (accusative , dative kujt, ablative kujt)

  1. who

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Uzbek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *Kuĺ

Noun[edit]

kush ‎(plural kushlar)

  1. bird