oka oka  /ˈoʊ kə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds
  2. (n) a Turkish liquid unit equal to 1.3 pints
  3. (n) South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers

Usage(s):

  1. A granite equestrian statue of Zizka sits at the top of the hill; at the foot is the pub U vystrelenyho oka (The Shot-Out Eye)the name, of course, a tribute to Zizka's missing .
  2. A granite equestrian statue of Zizka sits at the top of the hill; at the foot is the pub U vystrelenyho oka (The Shot-Out Eye) the name, of course, a tribute to Zizka's missing .
  3. Sir: During the days of the united front in China (1938-39) before the Stalin-Matsu-oka pact, my husband George Fitch went to Yenan from Chungking with Chou Enlai.

News

  • Union keeper MacMath not worried about competition

    Union goalie Zac MacMath insists he isn't looking over his shoulder. MacMath says he isn't worried about the Union's addition of 39-year-old German goalie Oka Nikolov, who was signed last week and is a veteran of 229 Bundesliga games.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Philly.com

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