Uke

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Uke may refer to:

People[edit]

  • Uke Clanton (1898–1960), Major League Baseball first baseman who played for one season. Nicknamed "Cat", he played for the Cleveland Indians for one game on September 21, 1922
  • Uke Rugova
  • Sıtkı Üke (1876–1941), officer of the Ottoman Army and the general of the Turkish Army

Places[edit]

  • Uke, Nigeria, village in Idemili Local Government area of Anambra State, Nigeria

Ukrainians[edit]

Other uses[edit]

  • Uke (martial arts), role in training
    • Uke, a submissive role in a relationship between males in yaoi or shōnen-ai media, derived from the martial arts term
  • Ukulele, a musical instrument
    • Mighty Uke, a 2010 documentary film about the ukulele
  • Üké, Uke, or Ükä Tibetan, a term for the most widely understood dialect of Tibetan languages
  • Uke Mochi, a goddess of food in the Shinto religion of Japan
  • University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf or UKE, a medical center in Germany
  • Uke meaning in Yaoi(man to man relationship including sex) is the one on the bottom

See also[edit]