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Story behind Cushions

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Etymology of word ,,cushions” The word cushion comes from Middle English cushin, from Anglo-French cussin, quissin, based on a Latin word meaning ‘cushion for the hip’, from coxa‘hip, thigh’. The Romans also had a word cubital ‘elbow cushion’, from cubitus ‘elbow’.  The first known use of the word cushion was in the 14th century. A cushion is a soft furry bag of some ornamental material, stuffed […]