Y2K bug through Yangôn
Potential problem in computers and computer networks at the beginning of the year 2000.
Sail- or motor-driven vessel used for racing or recreation.
In Judaism, the anniversary of the death of a parent or close relative, commonly observed by burning a candle for an entire day.
Massive ox (Bos grunniens mutus) of high Tibetan plateaus.
River, south-central Washington, U.S.
Private university in New Haven, Conn., a traditional member of the Ivy League.
River, Sichuan province, southern China.
U.S. medical physicist.
City (pop., 2001: 82,000), southern Crimea, Ukraine.
(Feb. 4–11, 1945) Conference of Allied leaders at Yalta to plan Germany's defeat in World War II.
River, eastern Asia, between northeastern China and North Korea.
Any of several plant species of the genus Dioscorea (family Dioscoreaceae, or yam family), native to warmer regions of both hemispheres.
In Indian mythology, the lord of death.
First prime minister under Japan's parliamentary regime (1889–91, 1898–1900).
Peninsula between the Kara Sea and the Gulf of Ob, northwestern Siberia, west-central Russia.
Japanese naval officer.
(1715–16) Conflict between Indians and American colonists.
Japanese folk hero who may have lived in the 2nd century AD.
Japanese exponent of the philosophy of the Chinese Neo-Confucianist Zhu Xi.
Ancient West Semitic deity who ruled the oceans, rivers, lakes, and underground springs.
Town (pop., 1995 est.: 110,000), capital designate of Côte d'Ivoire.
River, north-central India.
Mathematician active in the great flowering of Chinese mathematics during the Southern Song dynasty.
Chinese-born U.S. theoretical physicist.
Highest social class of the Korean Choson dynasty (1392–1910).
Second ruler of the Chinese Sui dynasty.
City (pop., 2005 prelim.: 4,082,000), principal port, and historical capital of Myanmar (Burma), on the Yangôn River.
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