Category: Names

Y

Updated : July 20, 2019 Beginning with Y U Yan Aung (Academy winning actor). U Yan Aung is a teacher and Say Saya (Indigenous medicine). U Yan Aung (Writer) Dr. Yan Naing Lwin (Professor Emeritus at Western Illinois University). He is the son of Myoma Sayayi U Ba […]

Z

Updated : July 20, 2019 The list is not exhaustive. Names beginning with Z Duwa Zau Lai (EP69) U Zaw Aung (EC84, Blogger) U Zaw Khin (Actor) U Zaw Lwin (Actor) U Zaw Lwin (Andrew, M87) EC member of TDS U Zaw Min (EP70) entered 1st BE in […]

A

Major update : July 19, 2019 Updated : July 20, 2019 The list is not exhaustive. Names beginning with A Saya U Aung (C70) U Aung Gyaw is the father of U Nyi Nyi Than, Daw Noreen Aung Gyaw and U Tin Aung Win (Tom Aung Gyaw). Sayagyi […]

B

Major update : July 19, 2019 Updated : July 20, 2019 The list is not exhaustive. Names beginning with B U Ba (Educator) U Ba Aye is the father of Sayama Emily Ba Aye (Daw Khin Swe Aye, Physics), U Khin Maung Aye (Tennis), Daw Nu Nu Aye […]

Qualifiers

Updated : July 15, 2019 (1) To differentiate people with the same name, qualifiers are used. (2) Those in the government service often find a serial number as the suffix. e.g. U Maung Maung (6) (3) One singer called himself “Twante Thein Tan”. Another had a bigger name […]

Names for Monks

Updated : July 15, 2019 The list is not exhaustive. Prefix Monk names may be prefixed with one or more of the following : Bhikkhu Ashin Baddhanta Sayadaw Sayadawgyi Upazin Uzin U Thera Maha Thera Venerable Achan (used in Thailand) Suffix Monk names may be suffixed with one […]

A

Updated : June 19, 2019 Names 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) Sayagyi Dr. Aung Gyi […]

B

Updated : June 19, 2019 With contributions from Dr. Nyunt Wai (Victor, SPHS63) Names 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. Thane Oke Kyaw Myint. […]

Y

Updated : June 19, 2019 Names beginning with Y U Yan Aung is an actor. U Yan Aung is a teacher and Say Saya. Dr. Yan Naing Lwin is Professor Emeritus at Western Illinois University. U Yan Shin (Hardy Sein) is an Old Croc. Daw Yin Kyi (T61) […]