The Aramaic phrase qaneh bosm (קְנֵה-בֹשֶׂם) "cannabis" (literally "aromatic cane") may be the ultimate source of the word "Cannabis" in English. Egyptians and other Afro-Asiatic language family speakers are known to have used hemp as a fiber plant, so the sourcing has some corroboration.
More detail, with pre-Greek Minoan as a possible bridge language, here.
kaneh: cane/tube/pipe + bosm: bless-blush-blow-blossom-balsam-basmati(fragrant rice)-smolder(incense/insecticide)-po(t)sm(oker)?
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