Sometimes, as in the case of the humus masabacha at a certain SoHo eatery, I slip up.
Why not chat over a plate of humus with members of Bereaved Families for Peace and Combatants for Peace?
1796, from Latin humus "earth, soil," probably from humi "on the ground," from PIE *dhghem- "earth" (cf. Latin humilis "low;" see chthonic). Related: Humous (adj.).