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Soho

[soh-hoh, soh-hoh] /ˈsoʊ hoʊ, soʊˈhoʊ/
noun
1.
a district in London, England, including Soho Square: a predominantly foreign section since 1685; noted for its restaurants.
2.
SoHo.

SoHo

[soh-hoh] /ˈsoʊ hoʊ/
noun
1.
a district in New York City, in lower Manhattan, south of Houston Street, where many of the old warehouses and buildings have been converted into studios, galleries, shops, and restaurants.
Also, Soho.
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British Dictionary definitions for Soho

soho

/səʊˈhəʊ/
interjection
1.
(hunting) an exclamation announcing the sighting of a hare
2.
an exclamation announcing the discovery of something unexpected
Word Origin
an Anglo-French hunting call, probably of exclamatory origin

Soho

/ˈsəʊhəʊ/
noun
1.
a district of central London, in the City of Westminster: a foreign quarter since the late 17th century, now chiefly known for restaurants, nightclubs, striptease clubs, etc
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Word Origin and History for Soho

district in New York city, 1969, from "South of Houston Street," but probably also echoing the name of the London neighborhood (famous for vice by early 19c.), which was so called since at least 1630s, originally "So Ho," a hunting cry (c.1300) used in calling from a distant place to alert hounds and other hunters; the West End district was so called from earlier association of this area with hunting.

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Slang definitions & phrases for Soho

SoHo

noun

The area in New York City that is located south of Houston Street (1970s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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Soho in Technology

small-office/home-office.
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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Related Abbreviations for Soho

SoHo

South of Houston [Street] (Manhattan neighborhood)

SOHO

Solar and Heliospheric Observatory
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Encyclopedia Article for Soho

neighbourhood in the City of Westminster, London, that is bounded by Oxford Street (north), Charing Cross Road (east), Coventry Street and Piccadilly Circus (south), and Regent Street (west). The name of Soho derives from an old hunting cry.

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