- 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.
Origin of oka1
Origin of oca
Examples from the Web for oka
Historical Examples of oka
Nothing had happened that in any way equipped him for his battle with Oka Sayye.
Then screened by the bushes, she could have reached out and touched Oka Sayye.
She told him where she thought what remained of Oka Sayye could be found.
After a night's rest I recrossed the Oka and drove to the town.Overland through Asia; Pictures of Siberian, Chinese, and Tartar Life
Thomas Wallace Knox
The emperor arrived at the harbor of Oka in the Land of Tsukushi.