- Also called old oka . a former measure of weight in Turkey and neighboring countries, equal to about 2.75 pounds (1.25 kilograms).
- Also called new oka . a modern measure of weight in Turkey and neighboring countries, standarized as equal to the kilogram.
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The army of the grand duke was defeated on the Oka; Moscow was burned and Vladimir besieged.The Story of Russia|R. Van Bergen, M.A.
Some of the versions state particularly that the crow came from the south, "Oka mahli imma minti tok."
With an eye to his pocket the fellow carried me to an establishment of the same name on the other side of the Oka.
The railway station is across the Oka and near the site of the annual fair.
She showed them where she and Katy had ascended, and told them where they would be likely to find Oka Sayye.Her Father's Daughter|Gene Stratton-Porter