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Hla Min (Lifelong Learner)

Life Long Learner, Educator, Distinguished Toastmaster, Writer, Editor, Expert in Computer Science and Technology

Chinese Names

Updated : July 20, 2019 Stan Liou (M67) said that my earlier post on Chinese Names is only partially correct. I wrote that Chinese siblings share the first part and second part of their names and vary only in the third part. Fixed (1st part) Fixed (2nd part) […]

A – B

Updated : July 20, 2019 AAA Active Album Alumni Analog Awareness and CERT Bala Balance Boundary Burmese Burmese (Myanmar) Presidents AAA Automobile In the USA, AAA (or Triple A) stands for American Automobile Association. The benefits vary depending upon if one is a regular member or a premium […]

Aliases

Post : July 20, 2019 The list is not exhaustive. Alan D’Santoz (Tin Win) Alan Khoo (Than Win) Alan Pe Thet (Aung Tun Thet) Alan Saw Maung (Khin Maung Bo, SPHS63, EP69) Alphonso Rivers (U Aung, Maung Nge) Albert Kyaw Min Alex Ahad (Kyaw Win) Alex Khoo (Aung […]

C – D

Updated : July 20, 2019 Census Character Codes Chess Clocks Complementary Skills Currency Dana Days Deep Disasters DSL Census In Colonial Burma, the administration compiled “Than Kaung Sar Yin” (literally meaning “list taken at midnight”). US Population Census The US Population Census Data is compiled every ten years […]

A to Z

Updated : July 20, 2019 AAA Automobile In the USA, AAA (or Triple A) stands for American Automobile Association. The benefits vary depending upon if one is a regular member or a premium member. Commonly provided services include towing jump start lock out out of gas optional : […]

E – L

Updated : July 20, 2019 EI Energy Feature Fire Gandhi and Nehru Garawa Google Heart Heritage Language Classification Library Luyechun EI EI may stand for Emotional Intelligence. It is often expressed as EQ (E Quotient). Sayagyi Dr. Aung Gyi gave a Key Note at SPZP-2000 on the importance […]

M – R

Updated : July 20, 2019 Mathematics MD and PhD Message Methodist Mingun Model Mortality Musical Instruments National Language Center Neikban News Obsolescence Opinion Palmistry Parts of Speech Political Science Practice Quality Quotation Rhyme Mathematics During our younger days, we studied Basic Mathematics in English as well as Burmese. […]

K

Updated : July 20, 2019 The list is not exhaustive. Names beginning with K “K” is the pen name of BBS U Khin Zaw (father of U Wint Khin Zaw). Dr. Daw K Mya Yee was an Educator. U Kar was Minister of Education in the Caretaker Government. […]

N

Updated : July 20, 2019 The list is not exhaustive. Names beginning with N Sayama Dr. Naing Naing Aung (Metallurgy) U Naing Than is an Executive of MRTV. There is a “Kan Soe Kan Kaung” story. His mother was killed by a hit-and-run motorist. His father U Than […]

O

Updated : July 20, 2019 Names beginning with O Oak is a tree. “Tie a yellow ribbon round an old oak tree” is from an Oldie song. Dr. Oak Soe Kha (MEHS70) is the son of Sayagyi Dr. Maung Maung Kha. He is a High School Luyechun. He […]