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souk

noun \ˈsük\

Simple Definition of souk

  • : a marketplace in North Africa or the Middle East

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of souk

  1. :  a marketplace in northern Africa or the Middle East; also :  a stall in such a marketplace

Variants of souk

also suq \ˈsük\

Origin of souk

Arabic sūq market


First Known Use: 1826

Rhymes with souk


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