oke slang clipping of OK (Cf. OK), attested from 1929.

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  • Oke — ([=o]k), n. [Turk. okkah, fr. Ar. [=u]k[imac]yah, wak[imac]yah, prob. fr. Gr. o yggi a, o ygki a, an ounce, fr. L. uncia. Cf. {Ounce} a weight.] 1. A Turkish and Egyptian weight, equal to about 23/4 pounds. [1913 Webster] 2. An Hungarian and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Oke — Oke, Gebiet im Afghanendistrict Furrah …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • oke — oke1 [ō′kəōk] n. [< Turk ōqah < Ar ūqīyah < Gr oungia < L uncia: see OUNCE1] in Turkey, Egypt, and other countries of the Near East, a unit of weight equal to about 23/ 4 lb (1.3 kilograms): also oka [ō′kə] ☆ oke2 [ōk ] interj. slang… …   English World dictionary

  • Oke — Ocke [ oːkə] (auch Oke) ist ein männlicher Vorname. Das ck im Namen ist ein Dehnungszeichen. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Herkunft und Bedeutung des Namens 2 Varianten 3 Bekannte Namensträger 4 Weblinks …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ōke — For the Ottoman unit of weight, see Oka (measure). The ōke (王家, literally Princely Houses?), were branches of the Japanese Imperial Family created from branches of the Fushimi no miya house. All but one of the ōke were formed by the descendants… …   Wikipedia

  • oke — bul·oke; ka·ra·oke; oke; …   English syllables

  • Oke — Ninken L empereur Ninken (仁賢天皇, Ninken Tennō, ou plus probablement Ninken Ōkimi), de son nom personnel Ōke ou Oyoke, était le vingt quatrième empereur du Japon, selon l ordre traditionnel de succession. On situe son règne à la fin du… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Oke — This is an English topographical surname of some antiquity and denotes someone who lived near a conspicuous Oak tree or in or by an Oak wood. The derivation is from the Old English pre 7th Century ac , Middle English Oke , meaning Oak (tree) .… …   Surnames reference

  • oke — oke1 /ohk/, n. oka. oke2 /ohk/, adj. Informal. OK; all right. [1925 30, Amer.; appar. shortening of OK] * * * …   Universalium

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