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Souf (سوف) is a town in Jerash Governorate, Jordan, set over a series of mountains at an altitude of 1,000 meters. Souf is situated 35 miles north of Amman the capital of Jordan. The total population of Souf exceeds 14,000 people, while it covers a wide area of agricultural land considered the widest in Jerash. For many centuries, Souf was the centre of al-Meradh region; which has been called المعراض in Arabic because it defeated Bedouins used to attack on north Jordan during the 19th century. Later, this region was the base for the governorate of Jerash which been created according to the kingdom new administrative divisions. A number of villages are considered an extension of the old town of Souf including: Kufr Khall, Balila, Thughretasfour, Jaba, Zagreet, Majar, and Megbleh. Recently, Souf has been attached to greater city of Jerash due to its proximity to the new city.

Souf (disambiguation)

Souf may refer to:

  • Souf, a town in Jerash Governorate, Jordan
  • Souf Camp, a Palestinian refugee camp situated nearthe town of Souf, Jordan
  • Souf (singer), real name Soufiene Nouhi, Moroccan-French singer
Souf (singer)

Soufiene Nouhi better known as Souf is a French singer of Moroccan origin. He gained fame through his online releases, mostly covers of well-known songs. He also played the guitar, piano, violin and percussion. His first chart success was in 2014 when he was featured in Ridsa single "My Baby". He was eventually signed by Maître Gims to the label Monstre Marin Corporation, where Souf released his debut album Alchimie in 2016. "Mi amor" was pre-released as the debut single from the album. The follow-up single is "Mea Culpa". Both charted on SNEP, the official French Singles Chart.