[mar-uh-kesh, mar-uh-kesh, muh-rah-kesh]
- a city in W Morocco.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for marrakech
In the morning the camels walked on, and all too soon we were in Marrakech, back in the world of speedy boarding.On Foot in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco
January 22, 2014
The great moonlight flit from Marrakech to Tangier was in motion.12 Juiciest Bits from Keith Richards' Memoir
The Daily Beast
October 27, 2010
Morocco—because La Mamounia Hotel in Marrakech is the most romantic hotel in the world.Fresh Picks
February 9, 2010
Like Marrakech itself, the actor added, "it's a very exciting, very sensual place."A Starry Night in Morocco
November 29, 2009
In this fabulous place it was my good luck to be lodged while I was at Marrakech.
Dark, fierce and fanatical are these narrow souks of Marrakech.
Whoever would understand Marrakech must begin by mounting at sunset to the roof of the Bahia.
A long way ahead loomed the line of the Djebilets, the Djinn-haunted mountains guarding Marrakech on the north.
The Almoravid princes who founded Marrakech came from the black desert of Senegal; themselves were leaders of wild hordes.
- a city in W central Morocco: several times capital of Morocco; tourist centre. Pop: 672 000 (2003)