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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Cush"ite
A descendant of Cush, the son of Ham and grandson of Noah.

Cush +‎ -ite, coined in the 1820s. In the early 19th century, the term referred to the tan to dark-skinned people of the Horn of Africa (synonymous with Herodotus' Ethiopians) in general. The technical linguistic sense is due to Friedrich Müller (1876).

  1. A member of one of the people of the Horn of Africa.
  2. A sub-family of the Afro-Asiatic languages; Cushitic.

Fun Facts about the name Cushite

  • How unique is the name Cushite? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Cushite was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Cushite: Your name in reverse order is Etihsuc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hestuci. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Cushite born Dec 14, 1986

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Saudi Arabia approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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