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Cushitic

Syllabification: Cush·it·ic
Pronunciation: /ko͝oSHˈitik, ˌkəSH-
 
/

Definition of Cushitic in English:

adjective

Relating to or denoting a group of East African languages of the Afro-Asiatic family spoken mainly in Ethiopia and Somalia, including Somali and Oromo.

noun

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The Cushitic group of languages.

Origin

early 20th century: from Cush + -itic.

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