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.

We've found a total of 33 definitions for OU:

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Over Used

Internet » Chat

   
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Oregon Unitards

Miscellaneous » Clothes

   
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Organizational Unit

Business » Firms

   
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Oklahoma Utopia

Miscellaneous » Funnies

   
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Overhyped Underachievers

Miscellaneous » Funnies

   
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Overrated University

Miscellaneous » Funnies

   
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Operating Unit

Business » General

   
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Osmania University Hyderabad

Medical » Hospitals

   
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Organizational Unit

Governmental » Military

   
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Organizational Unit

Computing » Networking

   
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University of Oklahoma, Norman

Academic & Science » Ocean Science

   
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Oculi Uterque (both Eyes)

Medical » Physiology

   
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Orthodox Union

Community » Religion

   
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One Utama

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Organisational Unit

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Organisation Unit

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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On Updated

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Officially Unable

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Oakland University

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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oculus Uterque

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Obstetric unit

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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organization units

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Ocular Universal

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Oxford University

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Open Universiteit

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   

What does OU mean?

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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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