- (in Sumerian mythology) the world of the dead.
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At the end of their time at the Kur he was even going for walks.The Wife of Sir Isaac Harman
H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
Here it was the Kur Furst of this; and there the Landgravine of that.The Dodd Family Abroad, Vol. I.(of II)
Charles James Lever
Currant, kur′ant, n. a small kind of raisin or dried grape imported from the Levant: the fruit of several species of ribes.
Cursitor, kur′si-tor, n. a clerk or officer in the Court of Chancery who makes out original writs.
Cursive, kur′siv, adj. written with a running hand, of handwriting: flowing.