Main definitions of soho in English

: Soho1SoHo2SOHO3

Soho1

proper noun

  • An area of central London traditionally associated with nightlife and the sex industry.

    Compare with SoHo

Origin

Mid 17th century: probably from the old word soho, used as a hunting cry: the area was a royal park in Tudor times.

Pronunciation

Soho

/ˈsōhō//ˈsoʊhoʊ/

Main definitions of soho in English

: Soho1SoHo2SOHO3

SoHo2

proper noun

  • An area of Manhattan, New York City.

    Compare with Soho

Origin

Abbreviation from SOuth of HOuston Street.

Pronunciation

SoHo

/ˈsoʊhoʊ//ˈsōhō/

Main definitions of soho in English

: Soho1SoHo2SOHO3

SOHO3

adjective

  • Relating to a market for relatively inexpensive consumer electronics used by individuals and small companies.

Origin

1990s: acronym from small office home office.

Pronunciation

SOHO

/ˈsoʊhoʊ//ˈsōhō/