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In India many girls are named "Nakusa" or "Nakushi", which in Hindi means "unwanted".

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sabretou sabretou July 14, 2017 at 1:14 PM July 14, 2017 at 1:14 PM link Permalink

I should clarify that while this particular 'fact' was picked up by many Western news sources, it is actually inaccurate.

'nakushī' is a Marathi word, not a Hindi one. Hindi does not have any words that even resemble this word.