Uma

UMA is a three-letter abbreviation with multiple meanings.

Uma is also a name given for a girl, which refers to the Hindu goddess of Power, Sati as well as her incarnation Parvati after the former's death, both wives of god Shiva.

Abbreviations

*United Motorcoach Association, a professional association of bus and motorcoach companies
*Universal Multimedia Adaptation, a technology for Next-Generation Networks
*Ukrainian Museum-Archives, a museum in Cleveland, Ohio dedicated to Ukrainian culture
*Unidentified Mysterious Animal, an alternative name for a cryptid in cryptozoology
*Unified Memory Architecture, a computer memory architecture that allows the graphics processing unit to share system memory
*Uniform Memory Access, a computer memory architecture used in parallel computers
*Upper Memory Area, a part of Extended Memory Specification in DOS
*Unlicensed Mobile Access (UMA), a technology that provides roaming between GSM and 802.11, based on the 3GPP Generic Access Network (GAN) standard
*Ursa Major (UMa), a constellation
*In medicine, UMA is sometimes used as an abbreviation for a diagnostic test procedure called urinary Vanillyl mandelic acid.
*University of Maine at Augusta, a campus of the University of Maine
*Unified Method Architecture is a meta-model what has been developed as a unification of different method and process engineering languages

People

*Uma Thurman, an American actress
*Uma Bharati, an Indian politician and sannyasin
*Uma Khouny, an Israeli-Filipino contestant in "Pinoy Big Brother"
*Uma Pemmaraju, a news anchor for Fox News Channel

Places

*Uma District, Ehime, a district in Ehime prefecture, Japan
*Universidad de Málaga, a university in Spain

Other

*Uma, a language spoken in Sulawesi [http://www.ethnologue.com/show_language.asp?code=ppk]
*Uma, the traditional communal house of the Mentawai people
*"Uma", the genus of North American fringe-toed lizards
*Cyclone Uma, a tropical cyclone which caused considerable damage to Port Vila, Vanuatu in 1987
*Uma, one of the main characters of Oobi
*UMA Engineering Ltd., an engineering firm with offices in Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and Saskatchewan
*"Uma" (English title: "Horse"), a 1941 Japanese film by Kajiro Yamamoto
*Uma, a singer, guitarist, and member of the Oobi Band


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  • Uma — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • UMA — bezeichnet: eine Gattung der Leguanartigen, siehe Uma (Gattung) eine Göttin, die eine Form der hinduistischen Parvati ist Davon abgeleitet ist der Vorname Uma (Hindi: Leinsaat ) Uma Thurman (* 1970), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Die Abkürzung… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Uma — bezeichnet: eine Gattung der Leguanartigen, siehe Uma (Gattung) eine Göttin, die eine Form der hinduistischen Parvati ist Davon abgeleitet ist der Vorname Uma (Hindi: „Leinsaat“) Uma Thurman (* 1970), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Die Abkürzung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • UMA — UMA, Uma: Аббревиатура Upper Memory Area, Upper Memory Blocks, верхняя память  384 Кб памяти, расположенных между адресами А0000h и FFFFFh. Особенность архитектуры IBM PC Uniform Memory Access  архитектура многопроцессорных компьютеров… …   Википедия

  • UMA — UM Un des nombreux noms donnés à la parèdre de えiva, le plus communément utilisé étant celui de P rvat 稜 («la montagnarde»). D’étymologie incertaine, le nom d’Um est compris par les théologiens brahmaniques comme évoquant la lumière, et tout… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • uma — s. f. 1. Flexão feminina de um. 2. à uma: juntamente, ao mesmo tempo; de uma só vez …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • UMA — oppid. Bothniae, ad ostia fluv. Umae, cum portu capaci, prope oram Sinus Bothnici. Hinc tractus adiacens Lapponiae, Uma Lapmarck …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • ùma — (ùmma) ž 〈G mn úmā〉 isl. 1. {{001f}}zajednica ljudi koji imaju zajednički korijen 2. {{001f}}zajedništvo muslimana u cijelom svijetu ✧ {{001f}}arap …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • uma — ùma (ùmma) ž <G mn úmā> DEFINICIJA isl. 1. zajednica ljudi koji imaju zajednički korijen 2. zajedništvo muslimana u cijelom svijetu ETIMOLOGIJA arap. ̔ummä: narod, usp. umet …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Uma — Uma, so v.w. Parvati 3) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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