Associations to the word «Suez»


SUEZ, proper noun. A town in north-east Egypt
SUEZ CANAL, proper noun. A canal linking the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea.
SUEZ CANAL ZONE, proper noun. (historical) The territory, stretching around the course of the Suez Canal from 1936 until 1956.

Dictionary definition

SUEZ, noun. A city in northeastern Egypt at the head of the Gulf of Suez and at the southern end of the Suez Canal.

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke