Name: Kushi

Origin and Meaning of the Name Kushi

  • Meaning:
    Living happily
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    A Kushite
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (KUSH ee)
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Miscellaneous Info for Kushi

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  • Used in:
    Arabic, Hindi and Persian speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In addition to being a diminutive form of the Indian Khushi, this name also has a completely separate line of etymology. The name comes from ancient Akkadian (Assyrian) origin and Old Egypt meaning "A Kushite". Kush was a civilization centered in the region of Nubia, located in what is today northern Sudan. One of the earliest civilizations to develop in the Nile River Valley, Kushite states rose to power before a period of Egyptian incursion into the area. People in Kush were called Kushites.

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