Related Words for soukbazaar, booth, business, delicatessen, emporium, exchange, fair, mall, mart, outlet, shop, square, stall, store, truck, warehouse, bodega, co-op, deli, drugstore
Examples from the Web for souk
Contemporary Examples of souk
“This is the only place in the souk you can buy safety pins,” he said.
But as an American creating a new brand here, and living the daily life of the souk, he seems to be in a league of his own.
It is a bazaar, a souk, an open-air temple celebrating cheap desire.New York's Comic-Book Hero
March 4, 2011
As a result, the primary relationships in American family life have acquired the flavor of a Moroccan souk.Are the Glory Days of Fatherhood Over?
June 20, 2009
EBay has always been my souk of choice, but I haven't really had time to sell stuff there.The Bag Lady Papers, Part IV
January 14, 2009
Historical Examples of souk
There is a tale of a certain Arab shopkeeper of the Souk dEtoffes who married a stranger from overseas.In the Land of Mosques & Minarets
We came through the souk, where were the sticks of meat roasting, and lots of people.
I went to see the souk;—everybody was very civil;—no calling Kafer!
In the souk to-day, it was proved beyond all doubt that the Zinder people sell themselves into foreign slavery.
The souk to-day was full of people, but goods of value were wanting.
- (in Muslim countries, esp North Africa and the Middle East) an open-air marketplace
Word Origin for souk
- Scot a variant spelling of sook 2
Arab bazaar, 1826, from French souk, from Arabic suq "marketplace."