What does OU stand for?

What does OU mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: OU.

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Oakland University

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Oakland University (Pontiac, Michigan)

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Obstetric unit

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

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Ocular Universal

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Oculi Uterque (both Eyes)

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oculus Uterque

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Officially Unable

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Ohio University

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Oklahoma University

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Oklahoma Utopia

Miscellaneous » Funnies

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On Updated

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One Utama

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Open Universiteit

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Open University

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Operating Unit

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Oregon Unitards

Miscellaneous » Clothes

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Organisation Unit

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Organisational Unit

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organization units

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Organizational Unit

Computing » Networking

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Organizational Unit

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Organizational Unit

Business » Companies & Firms

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Orthodox Union

Community » Religion

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Osmania University

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Osmania University Hyderabad

Medical » Hospitals

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What does OU mean?

Ou
Ou is a ligature of the Greek letters ο and υ which was frequently used in Byzantine manuscripts. This ligature is still seen today on icon artwork in Greek Orthodox churches, and sometimes in graffiti or other forms of informal or decorative writing. The ligature is now mostly used in the context of the Latin alphabet, interpreted as a ligature of Latin o and u: for example, in the orthography of the Wyandot language and of Algonquian languages of Western Abenaki to represent, and in Algonquin to represent. Today, in Western Abenaki, "ô" is preferred, and in Algonquin, "w" is preferred. The ligature, in both majuscule and minuscule forms, is occasionally used to represent minuscule оf "У" in the Romanian Transitional Alphabet, as the glyph for monograph Uk is rarely available in font sets. The same ligature was also used in the context of Cyrillic; see Uk.

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