Category: Names : U to Z


Wunna means “good looking” (handsome, pretty, …). It is one of the good karmic results along with Aryu (Longevity), Sukha (Happiness, pleasure, joy, bliss) and Bala (Strength) for doing meritorious deeds. Sao Wunna was a Minister in an AFPFL Government. Sree Wunna Mangrai (UCC) is a niece of […]

What’s in a name?

Burma Institute of Technology (BIT) Not sure if “BIT Rangoon” was considered as an alternative to RIT. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) has several campuses. The five oldest IIT campuses and their establishment dates are: IIT Kharagpur IITKGP 1951 IIT Bombay IITB 1958 […]


Dr. Daw Yin MaySpouse : Colonel Min Sein Daw Yin Kyi (T61) iOne of the pioneer female engineering graduates.[Per Daw Khin Than Nwe (T62)] : Sayama Daw Tin Tin Ohn (T61, GBNF), Sayama Daw Julie Han (T61, GBNF), Daw Mi Mi Lay (T61) and Pauline Reynolds (CE61) wrap […]

Names : V

V may stand for 5 or fifth. V may appear in computer hardware and software names. Pope John V (and certain names for Popes) King George V (and popular names for Kings) Gemini V (and certain names for space missions) Van U Van Kulh (Minister) Veronica Veronica King […]

Ye Win

U Ye Win U Ye Win (EP67, GBNF) served as Executive Committee member of RIT Electrical Engineering Association and a member of the Hlyat Sit Sar Saung. His younger brother Dr. Maung Maung Lwin (UK) is founder of and a co-founder of Triple Gems Publication. Mehm Ye […]


Saya U Yu Khin, father of Dr. Richard Yu Khin (Economist, Gold Medalist in SEAP Games Yachting), served as Registrar of the University of Rangoon. He was Burma Badminton Champion for Doubles. He also served as Chair of the RU Sports Council. Sayamagyi Dr. Daw Phay was a […]