from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A district of central London, England. Inhabited in the 17th century mainly by immigrants, it is known today for its restaurants, theaters, and nightclubs.
  • A district of New York City on southwest Manhattan Island noted for its galleries, restaurants, and artists' lofts. The area is south of Houston Street, hence the name.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. An area of central London’s West End.
  • proper n. Alternative spelling of SoHo: an area of Manhattan.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interj. Ho; -- a word used in calling from a distant place; a sportsman's halloo.


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