Definition of Suez, Isthmus of in English:

Suez, Isthmus of

proper noun

  • An isthmus between the Mediterranean and the Red Sea, connecting Egypt and Africa to the Sinai peninsula and Asia. The port of Suez lies in the south. The isthmus is traversed by the Suez Canal.

Pronunciation:

Suez, Isthmus of

/ˈsuːɪz/