UA

(redirected from Ovada)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

UA

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for UKRAINE.

UA

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for Ukraine. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Ukrainian bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Ukraine. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Ukraine . Each Ukrainian oblast and several other subdivisions have their own codes with the prefix "UA." For example, the code for the City of Kiev is ISO 3166-2:UA-30.
References in periodicals archive ?
He suggested a temple closest of our center which is only appropriate because we have a senior monk from this temple to come and give Ovada to the bhikkhunis as required by the vinaya every full moon and dark moon.
Also we introduced him to an abbot of a nearby temple who was kind enough to arrange for a senior monk to give the bhikkhunis Ovada every full moon and dark moon to comply with the Vinaya requirement.
On that day it happened to be a full moon, having already recited the patimokkha, we invited him to give Ovada (instruction) to the international bhikkhuni sangha staying with us during the vassa (rain retreat).