EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Shortened from Hindu Kush, the region from which the species originates.

Proper nounEdit

Kush

  1. (slang) Cannabis indica, especially strains with high THC content.
    • 2010, Alicia Williamson, Grow Marijuana Now!: An Introductory, Step-by-Step Guide to Growing Cannabis, page 95
      Kush is a pure indica and is a short, compact plant. A two-time winner of the international Cannabis Cup, Kush is very popular among indica growers.
    • 2009, I. M. Stoned, Weed: 420 Things You Didn't Know (or Remember) about Cannabis, page 3
      This particular type of marijuana is a favorite of the rapper as well as many other weed aficionados. Known for its sweet smell, Kush also packs quite the punch with a high level of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).

Etymology 2Edit

From Classical Hebrew כוש.

Proper nounEdit

Kush

  1. Alternative spelling of Cush.
Derived termsEdit
Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 16:17