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Meaning of "oka" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD OKA

From Turkish ōqah, from Arabic ūqiyah, probably from Greek ounkia; perhaps related to Latin uncia one twelfth.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF OKA

oka  [ˈəʊkə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OKA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Oka is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES OKA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Oka

Oka or OKA may refer to: ▪ Oka cheese, a Canadian cheese ▪ Oka, an Ottoman unit of weight equal to 1.2829 kilograms ▪ Oca or Oca, the root vegetable Oxalis tuberosa ▪ MXY-7 Ohka, a Japanese kamikaze aircraft in World War II ▪ R-400 Oka, a theatre ballistic missile deployed by the Soviet Union ▪ 16494 Oka, an asteroid ▪ 81-760/761 "Oka", a model of subway car used on the Moscow Metro ▪ Oka Crisis, a land dispute between the Mohawk Nation and the town of Oka, Canada ▪ Naha Airport by IATA airport code ▪ Okay Airways by ICAO airline code ▪ Tropical Storm Oka, a Pacific storm in 1987 ▪ Oka, a Japanese surname...

Definition of oka in the English dictionary

The definition of oka in the dictionary is a unit of weight used in Turkey, equal to about 2.75 pounds or 1.24 kilograms. Other definition of oka is a unit of liquid measure used in Turkey, equal to about 1.3 pints or 0.75 litres.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OKA


broker
ˈbrəʊkə
carioca
ˌkærɪˈəʊkə
choker
ˈtʃəʊkə
coca
ˈkəʊkə
Fukuoka
ˌfuːkuːˈəʊkə
joker
ˈdʒəʊkə
mediocre
ˌmiːdɪˈəʊkə
nonsmoker
nɒnˈsməʊkə
oca
ˈəʊkə
ochre
ˈəʊkə
poker
ˈpəʊkə
Roca
ˈrəʊkə
Shizuoka
ˌʃiːzuːˈəʊkə
smoker
ˈsməʊkə
soaker
ˈsəʊkə
soca
ˈsəʊkə
stoker
ˈstəʊkə
stroker
ˈstrəʊkə
tapioca
ˌtæpɪˈəʊkə
toker
ˈtəʊkə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OKA

ojime
OK
Okanagan
Okanagan Lake
Okanogan
okapi
Okavango
Okavango Basin
okay
Okayama
oke
Okeechobee
Okefenokee Swamp
Okeghem
okey doke
okey-doke
okey-dokey
Okhotsk
Okie
okimono

WORDS THAT END LIKE OKA

aka
Alaska
Bangka
Banka
Dhaka
eureka
Hrvatska
ka
kaka
Karnataka
marka
Nebraska
Osaka
paprika
polka
Polska
ska
Sri Lanka
taka
vodka

Synonyms and antonyms of oka in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «oka» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OKA

Find out the translation of oka to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of oka from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «oka» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

奥卡
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

oka
570 millions of speakers

English

oka
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ओका
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أوكا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Ока
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

oka
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ওকা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

oka
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Oka
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Oka
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

오카
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Oka
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

oka
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

OKA
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ओका
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

oka
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

oka
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Oka
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Ока
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

oka
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

οκά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

oka
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

oka
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

oka
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of oka

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OKA»

The term «oka» is very widely used and occupies the 17.251 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OKA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «oka» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «oka» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about oka

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OKA»

Discover the use of oka in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to oka and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Oka: A Political Crisis and Its Legacy
An insider's account of the Oka crisis and its lessons for Canada today, where Aboriginal reconciliation has become imperativeOn July 11, 1990, tension between white and Mohawk people at Oka, just west of Montreal, took a violent turn.
Harry Swain, 2010
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How to Wrap Five Eggs: Traditional Japanese Packaging
Percy is incredibly accident-prone, and holds the dubious record of the most accidents. Percy has had a small rivalary with Harold, however, they are always willing to help each other when in trouble.
Hideyuki Oka, 2008
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National Identity and the Conflict at Oka: Native Belonging ...
John Ciaccia, Quebec's minister of native affairs during Oka, released a book about his experiences and thoughts on the crisis. He subtitled it “A Mirror of the Soul,” speaking not only of his personal involvement in the events but about his belief ...
Amelia Kalant, 2004
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Collected Papers
Oka gave new life to complex analysis." This book comprises Oka`s ten Mémoires with comments by Henri Cartan.
Kiyoshi Oka, R. Remmert, H. Cartan, 1984
5
Fluidized Bed Combustion
Fluidized Bed Combustion catalogs the fundamental physical and chemical processes required of bubbling fluidized beds before launching into application-centered coverage of hot-gas generator, incinerator, and boiler concepts and design, ...
Simeon Oka, 2003
6
Michele Oka Doner: Natural Seduction
was burgeoning in the late 1960s, Oka Doner's work was not aligned with it. Indeed, hers is more in keeping with the expressionistic sculptural advances of Peter Voulkos. In a college paper she wrote a year before making the dolls, Oka Doner ...
‎2003
7
People of the Pines: The Warriors and the Legacy of Oka
An insider's account of the Mohawk Warrior Society and the events of the summer of 1990 during the disputes over land and Indian rights at Oka and Kanesatake (Quebec).
Geoffrey York, Loreen Pindera, 1991
8
Origin of Cultivated Rice
This book aims to up-date our present understanding of the origin of cultivated rice and in doing so involves different disciplines of biology and the archaeological-historical sciences.
H.-I. Oka, 2012
9
MBraining: Using Your Multiple Brains to Do Cool Stuff
"You have a brain in your head, heart and gut. Based on the latest neuroscience insights and using NLP and behavioural modeling, this book will show you how to use your multiple brains for wisdom and success!"--Cover.
Marvin Oka, Grant A. Soosalu, 2012
10
The Microfinance Revolution: Lessons from Indonesia
But BDB cannot be understood without a knowledge of I Gusti Made Oka and Sri Adnyani Oka, its founders. Mr. Oka is frequently invited to lecture at finance courses where he speaks openly about BDB's products, strategies, and operations, ...
Marguerite S. Robinson, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OKA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term oka is used in the context of the following news items.
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The Oka-Four Worst Things From Summer League
The Oka-Four Worst Things From Summer League. By Sean O'Connor @soconnor76 on Jul 24, 2015, 2:00p 13. Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports. «Liberty Ballers, Jul 15»
2
How to age successfully... albeit a little disgracefully
1) Just because it's summer, you don't necessarily need to spend every evening outside on your Oka garden furniture drinking gallons of rosé ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
3
HC refuses to stop demolition of 107-year-old LIC building
A division bench of justices A S Oka and Revati Mohite-Dere was hearing a petition filed by the tenants of the building challenging the municipal commissioner's ... «Mid-Day, Jul 15»
4
Crayfish in Moscow River Indicate Improvement in Water Quality
Crayfish have been seen breeding in the Moscow river, according to Alexey Vorotilin, head of the Moscow-Oka Territorial Administration of the ... «The Moscow Times, Jul 15»
5
'Lift beef ban in time for Bakri Eid'
Advocate Firoz Ansari mentioned the petition before a division bench of Justice Abhay Oka and Justice Revati Dere, seeking an early date of ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
6
Reflections on the power of the Unist'ot'en Camp
On July 11, we are reminded that it is the 25th anniversary of the Oka Crisis. The Indigenous people take a photograph on the bridge thanking ... «rabble.ca, Jul 15»
7
'Heroes Reborn' Interview: Masi Oka Teases More Mature Hiro
BuddyTV caught up with Masi Oka at San Diego Comic-Con to get the scoop on his limited return to the series. The Hiro we'll see won't be the ... «BuddyTV, Jul 15»
8
INSIGHT: Does today's Japan deserve the love of kamikaze pilots?
The Oka (cherry blossom), Japan's first manned rocket-propelled airplane, was designed to crash into an enemy vessel with 1.2 tons of ... «Asahi Shimbun, Jul 15»
9
The Oka-Four Best Things From Summer League
Collectively, we all watched too much summer league so we can bring you this post. Tweet Share on Twitter Share Share on Facebook ... «Liberty Ballers, Jul 15»
10
'Heroes Reborn': George Takei Open To Reprise Role As Masi …
Kaito is the father of Masi Oka's time-travelling character Hiro. The 78-year-old actor appeared in 12 episodes of the sci-fi drama and now ... «Design & Trend, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Oka [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/oka>. Dec 2020 ».
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