Definitions for kishkɪʃ
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word kish
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
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
a basket used in Ireland, mainly for carrying turf
An ancient city of Sumer, located some 12 km east of Babylon, and 80 km south of Baghdad.
Origin: From cis, ceis.
a workman's name for the graphite which forms incidentally in iron smelting
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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