Pronunciation: (koosh), [key]
money, esp. when reserved for some special use.
Pronunciation: (koosh, kush), [key]
1. the eldest son of Ham. Gen. 10:6.
2. an area mentioned in the Bible, sometimes identified with Upper Egypt.
3. Kingdom of, an ancient African state in this area; part of the region of Nubia (1000 b.c.–a.d. 350). Also,Kush.
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