Definition of soul house in US English:

soul house

noun

  • 1Originally and chiefly poetic. The human body. Now archaic and rare.

  • 2A model or representation of a house used in funerary rites; specifically one made of pottery and placed by the ancient Egyptians in a tomb.

Origin

Old English; earliest use found in Guthlac B. From soul + house.

Pronunciation

soul house

/ˈsəʊlˌhaʊs/