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Definitions for kishkɪʃ

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  1. kish(Noun)

    a basket used in Ireland, mainly for carrying turf

  2. Kish(ProperNoun)

    An ancient city of Sumer, located some 12 km east of Babylon, and 80 km south of Baghdad.

  3. Origin: From cis, ceis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kish(noun)

    a workman's name for the graphite which forms incidentally in iron smelting

  2. Origin: [Cf. G. kies gravel, pyrites.]


  1. Kish

    Kish was an ancient city of Sumer in Mesopotamia, considered to have been located near the modern Tell al-Uhaymir in the Babil Governorate of Iraq, some 12 km east of Babylon and 80 km south of Baghdad.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of kish in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of kish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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