Successive revisions in the explanation of "O.K.". Arabic speakers also use the word (أوكي) widely, particularly in areas of former British presence like Egypt, Jordan, Israel/Palestine and Iraq, but also all over the Arab world due to the Boston abbreviation fad The etymology that most reference works provide today is based on a survey of the word's early history in print: a series of six articles by Allen Walker University of Southern Mississippi.
Retrieved 10 December 2014.* Byington, Cyrus (1915). ISBN0394400763. Sports Illustrated magazine rates Oklahoma and Oklahoma State among the top colleges for athletics in the nation. Two private institutions in Tulsa, the University of Tulsa and Oral Roberts University; are
Some Linux distributions, including those based on Red Hat, display boot progress on successive lines on-screen, which include [OK]. SEND AWAY! The West African hypothesis had not been accepted by 1981 by any etymologists, but nevertheless has since appeared in scholarly sources published by linguists and non-linguists alike. Alternative etymologies See also: Sometimes spelled as okey.
It may be pronounced as in English, but /ɔˈkeː/ or /oˈkeː/ are also common. The meaning ranges from acknowledgement to describing something neither good nor bad, same as in US/UK usage. Transportation in Oklahoma is generated by an anchor system of Interstate Highways, intercity rail lines, airports, inland ports, and mass transit networks. The Oklahoman, based in Oklahoma City, is the largest newspaper in the state and 54th-largest in the nation by circulation, with a weekday readership of 138,493 and a Sunday readership of A map of Oklahoma showing major roads and thoroughfares.
Its residents are known as Oklahomans, or informally "Okies", and its capital and largest city is Oklahoma City. Wenn du kein Facebook-Konto hast, kannst du eines erstellen, um mehr von dieser Seite anzuzeigen.RegistrierenAnmeldenMehr von OK Go anzeigen, indem du dich bei Facebook anmeldestSchreibe dieser Seite, erfahre mehr zu bevorstehenden You also agree to receive OkCupid communications but can unsubscribe at any time. Interior Highlands region, the Ozark and Ouachita Mountains mark the only major mountainous region between the Rocky Mountains and the Appalachians. A portion of the Flint Hills stretches into north-central Oklahoma,
Six percent of the state's 10 million acres (40,000km2) of forest is public land, including the western portions of the Ouachita National Forest, the largest and oldest national forest in the Tulsa is the base for the Tulsa Revolution, which plays in the American Indoor Soccer League. Enid and Lawton host professional basketball teams in the USBL and the CBA. Several universities offer Cherokee as a second language, including the University of Oklahoma and Northeastern State University. Of these students, 18,892 received a bachelor's degree, 5,386 received a master's degree, and 462 received a first professional degree.
Senators Jim Inhofe (R) James Lankford (R) U.S. The state has 55 post-secondary technical institutions operated by Oklahoma's CareerTech program for training in specific fields of industry or trade. In the 2007–2008 school year, there were 181,973 undergraduate students, By the early 20th century, the Greenwood neighborhood of Tulsa was one of the most prosperous African-American communities in the United States. Jim Crow laws had established racial segregation since before Sports Oklahoma has teams in basketball, football, arena football, baseball, soccer, hockey, and wrestling located in Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Enid, Norman, and Lawton.
The new state became a focal point for the emerging oil industry, as discoveries of oil pools prompted towns to grow rapidly in population and wealth. JSTOR486460. Equivalent to the English word Indian, okla humma was a phrase in the Choctaw language used to describe Native American people as a whole.
With an educational system made up of public school districts and independent private institutions, Oklahoma had 638,817 students enrolled in 1,845 public primary, secondary, and vocational schools in 533 school districts In the last-named sport, the state's most notable team was the Tulsa Talons, which played in the Arena Football League until 2012, when the team was moved to San Antonio. Further reading Metcalf, Allan. (2011). Ranking 13th for total energy consumption per capita in 2009, Oklahoma's energy costs were 8th lowest in the nation. As a whole, the oil energy industry contributes $35 billion to Oklahoma's
In Dutch, okee, ok and okay are also used, but are less common in the formal written language. ookoo Used in Finland. Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ExclusiveRob Kardashian To Make Millions With Massive Weight Loss Deal, Source Claims Can Rob lose the weight? American Speech. 35 (3): 188–192.
House delegation 5 Republicans (list) Time zones • all of the state (legally) Central: UTC -6/-5 • Kenton (informally) Mountain: UTC -7/-6 ISO 3166 US-OK Abbreviations OK, Okla. The interactions between these three contrasting air currents produces severe weather (severe thunderstorms, damaging thunderstorm winds, large hail and tornadoes) with a frequency virtually unseen anywhere else on planet Earth. An The word in Russian has many morphologies: "окей", "океюшки", "ок", "окейно", etc. Personal interview by Nu Alpha Pi. 2010 April 13. ^ (Swedish) Aftonbladet.se ^ (Dutch) Taaladvies.net ^ Mäkinen, Panu. "Alphabet".
American Speech. 40 (2): 120–126.