Definitions for kishkɪʃ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Kishkɪʃ(n.)

  1. an ancient Sumerian and Akkadian city: its site is 8 mi. (13 km) east of the site of Babylon in S Iraq.

    Category: Ancient History, Geography (places), Western History

Wiktionary

  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

Freebase

  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.

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