Definition of kusti in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈkʊstiː/

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noun (plural kustis)

  • A cord worn round the waist by Parsees, consisting of seventy-two threads to represent the chapters of one of the portions of the Zend-Avesta.


mid 19th century: Persian and Gujarati.

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