Oak / Oke (Name) *

  • Oak (Tree; “Tie a yellow ribbon round an old oak tree” is from an old song)
  • Oakland (US city)
  • Thousand Oaks (US city)
  • Oak Soe Kha (Dr., MEHS70, Luyechun, Swimming and Water Polo for IM1; Honorary Paulian; Parents : Dr. Maung Maung Kha and Daw Ruby Kha)
  • Oke means “govern”, “manage”, “rule” or “cover”.
  • Ba Oke (EE69er, owns and operates his business)
  • Myo Oke (Official in charge of a town or a city)
  • Nay Oke Tint (St. Paul’s; Film reviewer, Successful Tuition saya; Sister : Daw Khin Saw Tint)
  • Say Yone Oke (Medical Superintendent)
  • Taing Oke (Dr., ChE69, Taught at RIT and Japan; Won the National Literary Award and the Sarpay Beikman Sar Mu S; Playwright (Zat Saya))
  • Thane Oke Kyaw Myint (Dr., SPHS60, Pediatrician; His biography and articles about himself, his mentors and his mentees can be read from the book published for his 70th birthday)
  • Yone Oke (Office Superintendent)
  • [Per Dr. TOKM] : Some people wanted to name after the ruler of the Sun, the Moon and the Universe. In Medical school, a student changed his name to “Nay Min Oke”. I was told that his two younger brothers also changed their names as “La Min Oke” and “Setkya Walla Oke”.

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