noun Southern African taboo
IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?
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Raven kept calling to someone that he had forgotten his kak—forgotten the lower blanket of deerskin used for a bed.Myths and Legends of British North America|Katharine Berry Judson
Cactus, kak′tus, n. an American plant, generally with prickles instead of leaves.
The prefixed syllable, Kak, may be derived from Kukidjewum, a rapid stream.
If so, the word equivalent must be kak, as it is seemingly a variant of ik, and hence may be supposed to have the k sound.Day Symbols of the Maya Year|Cyrus Thomas
Even to this day when the camp is being removed the raven flies over and shouts Kak!Ethnology of the Ungava District, Hudson Bay Territory|Lucien Turner