hash vs hashish what difference

what is difference between hash and hashish

English

Pronunciation

  • enPR: hăsh, IPA(key): /ˈhæʃ/
  • Rhymes: -æʃ

Etymology 1

From French hacher (to chop), from Old French hache (axe).

Noun

hash (plural hashes)

  1. Food, especially meat and potatoes, chopped and mixed together.
  2. A confused mess.
  3. (typography) The # symbol (octothorpe, pound).
    Synonyms: crunch, hash mark, hash sign, hashtag, number sign, octothorn, octothorpe, pound, pound sign, square
  4. (computing) The result generated by a hash function.
    Synonym: checksum
  5. (computing, cryptocurrencies) One guess made by a mining computer in the effort of finding the correct answer which releases the next unit of cryptocurrency; see also hashrate.
  6. A new mixture of old material; a second preparation or exhibition; a rehashing.
    • October 28, 1752, Horace Walpole, letter to Sir Horace Mann
      I cannot bear elections, and still less the hash of them over again in a first session.
  7. A hash run.
    • 1987, Susan Scott-Stevens, Foreign Consultants and Counterparts (page 81)
      Most hashes are planned as family affairs, with a shorter “puppy” trail laid for the children.
  8. (Scotland) A stupid fellow.
Derived terms
Translations

Verb

hash (third-person singular simple present hashes, present participle hashing, simple past and past participle hashed)

  1. (transitive) To chop into small pieces, to make into a hash.
  2. To make a quick, rough version
    We need to quickly hash up some plans.
  3. (computing, transitive) To transform according to a hash function.
  4. (transitive, colloquial) To make a mess [of something], to ruin.
Derived terms
  • hash out
  • rehash
Translations

Etymology 2

Clipping of hashish.

Noun

hash (uncountable)

  1. (informal) Hashish, a drug derived from the cannabis plant.
Translations

References

  • hash at OneLook Dictionary Search
  • hash in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.

Anagrams

  • Shah, ahhs, hahs, shah, shāh

Danish

Etymology

Borrowed from English hash [1966], short for hashish, from Arabic حَشِيش(ḥašīš, hay, dried herb).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /hasj/, [haɕ]

Noun

hash c (singular definite hashen, not used in plural form)

  1. hash, hashish Not used anymore to denote dried herbs.
  2. hash a drug derived from the cannabis plant.

Derived terms

  • hashryger

Related terms


Portuguese

Noun

hash m (plural hashes)

  1. (computing) hash (key generated by a hash function)


English

Alternative forms

  • hasheesh

Etymology

From Arabic حَشِيش(ḥašīš, hay, dried herb).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /həˈʃiːʃ/, /hæˈʃiːʃ/, /ˈhæʃɪʃ/

Noun

hashish (usually uncountable, plural hashishes)

  1. The leaves and tender parts of the Indian hemp plant (which are intoxicating), which are dried for either chewing or smoking.
    • 1855, Sir Richard Burton, Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah, Dover 1964, p. 44:
      Coyly at first, but less guardedly as we grew bolder, we smoked the forbidden weed “Hashísh,” conversing lengthily the while about that world of which I had seen so much.
    • 1876: Louisa May Alcott, Eight Cousins
      You know hasheesh is the extract of hemp?
  2. A cannabis extract.
  3. (slang) Marijuana generally.

Synonyms

  • See also Thesaurus:marijuana

Related terms

  • hash

Translations

Anagrams

  • Sha-shih, shishah

Italian

Alternative forms

  • hascisc, hascisc’, ascisc, ascisc’

Etymology

Transliteration of Arabic حَشِيش(ḥašīš, hay, dried herb).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈaʃ.ʃiʃ/*, (traditional) /aʃˈʃiʃ/*
  • Hyphenation: ha‧shìsh

Noun

hashish m (invariable)

  1. hashish

References

  • hashish in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell’Enciclopedia Italiana

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