or qursh, gursh, girsh, ghirsh
[ kursh ]
/ kɜrʃ /
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noun, plural qu·rush [koo-roosh]. /kʊˈruʃ/.
a cupronickel coin and monetary unit of Saudi Arabia, the 20th part of a riyal.
a former coin and fractional monetary unit of several Middle Eastern and North African countries.
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This term means the "arrangement of words in regularly measured, patterned, or rhythmic lines or verses." What is it?
Origin of qirsh
Borrowed into English from Arabic around 1910–15
Words nearby qirsh
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