Origin of uke
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Examples from the Web for uke
But Judy, can you imagine my uke sounding weird strains, under windows and behind closet doors?
Personally, I feel I should have to use a can opener, but you know how popular the uke is now, Janie.
Uke causes still produce like effects; in the same manner as in the mutual action of the elements and powers of nature.A Treatise of Human Nature
Word Origin and History for uke
short for ukulele, by 1915.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper