[soo-chou; Chinese soo-joh]
- Older Spelling. Suzhou.
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Examples from the Web for soochow
This place is eight miles from Quinsan, and twelve from Soochow.
The next morning we were in Soochow, at least outside of the city wall.Lady of the Decoration
On the 6th day of the 7th moon of the year Ting-Hai there was a heavy fall of snow at Soochow.
Subsequently he lived at the Shtenji at Soochow, and was warden there under Nanso, dying soon afterwards.Zen Buddhism
That warrior obeyed the summons, leaving Mow Wang in charge of Soochow, but he could do no good.
- a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Suzhou