Mo

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Not to be confused with M0 (M followed by zero).

Mo or MO may also refer to:

Geography[edit]

Language[edit]

Religion[edit]

  • Mo (religion), an animist religion of the Zhuang people of China
  • Mo (divination), a traditional Tibetan Buddhist technique of divination
  • MOJ Modern Orthodox Judaism, a movement within Orthodox Judaism that attempts to synthesize Jewish values and the observance of Jewish law, with the secular, modern world

People[edit]

Surname[edit]

  • Mo (surname), a Chinese family name (莫)
    • Agnez Mo (born 1986), stage name of Indonesian singer and actress Agnes Monica Muljoto
    • Timothy Mo (born 1950), British novelist

Books and comics[edit]

  • Mo (Oz), a fictional country in the book The Magical Monarch of Mo by L. Frank Baum
  • Mo, also known as Mortimer, a fictional character in the novel Inkheart by Cornelia Funke
  • Mo, a fictional character in the webcomic Jesus and Mo

Film and TV[edit]

Characters[edit]

  • Mo Harris, a fictional character in the BBC soap opera EastEnders
  • Little Mo Mitchell, a fictional character in the BBC soap opera EastEnders
  • Mo the clown, a character played by Roy Rene, 20th-century Australian stage comedian
  • M-O (Microbe Obliterator), a fictional robot character in film WALL-E
  • MO (Maintenance Operator), a fictional robot character in the Filmation series Young Sentinels
  • Mo, the main character in the fictional Mo's Mischief series
  • Mo, a girl in the Horrible Histories TV series
  • Mo, an ophthalmosaurus from The Land Before Time film series

Music[edit]

  • (born 1988), Danish singer songwriter (real name Karen Marie Ørsted)
  • Mo Awards, annual awards for Australian live entertainment
  • Yamaha MO, a music synthesizer
  • Mr. Mo (rapper), rapper, member of the group Jim Crow
  • Mr. Mo (singer), member of the Danish band Kaliber
  • M.O, an English pop trio
  • The MO, a Dutch pop band
  • M.O. (album), a 2013 album by American hip hop artist Nelly

Acronyms[edit]

  • Modus operandi, Latin meaning Mode of Operation: distinctive behavior patterns of a person

Businesses and organizations[edit]

  • MO, New York Stock Exchange symbol for Altria Group, formerly Philip Morris
  • Calm Air (IATA airline designator), an airline based in Thompson, Manitoba, Canada
  • MO, Milicja Obywatelska, a state police institution in Poland from 1944–1990

Place code MO[edit]

Computing[edit]

Science and technology[edit]

  • MO, Manual override, a mechanism wherein control is taken from an automated system and given to the user
  • Metalorganics, also known as organometallics
  • Molecular orbital, a mathematical function describing the wave-like behavior of an electron in a molecule
  • Molybdenum, a chemical element with the symbol Mo
  • Momentary open (MO), switches, a group of switches

Other uses[edit]

  • Operation Mo, or the Port Moresby Operation, a Japanese plan to take the Australian Territory of New Guinea during World War II
  • MO-class small guard ship, a class of small ships produced before and during World War II for the Soviet Navy
  • Morris Oxford MO, an automobile produced by Morris Motors of the United Kingdom from 1948 to 1954
  • mo. Month (abbreviation mo.), a unit of time, used with calendars, which is approximately as long as a natural period related to the motion of the Moon; month and Moon are cognates

See also[edit]