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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.

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