Category: Names

Chinese Names

Updated on February 28, 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) […]

Names : A

Updated on April 17, 2019 The list is not exhaustive. Beginning with A Daw Aye Aye Aung (Vocalist) Saya U Aye Hlaing U Aye Lwin (M70) U Aye Maung U Aye Win Hlaing (Abel, La La, EP) Saya U Aye Win Kyaw (C70, GBNF) Saya U Aung (C70) […]

Names : B

Updated on March 15, 2019 With contributions from Dr. Nyunt Wai (Victor, SPHS63) The list is not exhaustive. Beginning with B U Ba (Educator) U Ba Chit was an actor. Ba Dway is the younger brother of one’s father. e.g. Dr. Htin Aung is Ba Dway of Dr. […]

Names : C and D

Updated on March 12, 2019 The list is not exhaustive. Beginning with C Chan Boon Pin graduated on or around 1948 with Mech/Elec combined degree. He retired as Deputy Chief Engineer at Burma Railways. He is the father of Robert Chan (San Lin, EC73, Texas). Dr. Chit is […]

Names : E and F

Updated on March 12, 2019 The list is not exhaustive. Beginning with E During our younger days, some Burmese spell their name as “E” instead of “Aye”. Dr U E, Professor of Medicine, Rangoon General Hospital and Medical College; later served as the Rector of the Medical College […]

Names : G

Updated on March 12, 2019 Included information about Dr. Ko Gyi provided by Dr. Thane Oke Kyaw Myint (SPHS60) Beginning with G George Ba Thaung (Maung Maung Win) George Chan (Maung Maung, ChE66) George Chan Min (Uzin) Dr. George Khin Maung (Khin Maung U, SPHS63) Dr. Glen Ba […]

Names : H

Updated on March 12, 2019 The list is not exhaustive. Beginning with H U Han Sein (M72) finished top in his class and joined the faculty. He later transferred to the Navy. He retired as Deputy Minister. U Han Sein (C69) is a Tone Kyaw. He was inadvertently […]