BU is an abbreviation for:

  • Backup, the English term for data backup
  • Bacteriological examination
  • Bangkok University
  • HSV Barmbek- Uhlenhorst, a Hamburg football club
  • University of Wuppertal
  • Basic Professional Examination, part of the DLR tests
  • Disability
  • Biblical teaching, free evangelical churches
  • Caption, a short text accompanying an image
  • Binghamton University
  • Boston University
  • Brilliant uncirculated, the mint classification level " uncirculated "
  • Bryant University, a private university in Rhode Iceland
  • Business unit, division
  • Busulfan, a synthetic cytostatic drug used to treat certain cancers

BU as distinguishing signs on license plate:

  • Germany: Landkreis Burgdorf ( discontinued)
  • UK: Birmingham
  • Norway: Asker and Bærum in the province of Akershus
  • Sweden: diplomatic plates for Indonesia
  • Serbia: Bujanovac
  • Spain: Burgos Province ( discontinued)

Bu is:

  • Bu (unit), Chinese measure of length
  • Bu ( Norn ), Old Norse. Name for a good / yard ( Bu - farm) on Orkney
  • Japanese measure of length
  • In organic chemistry, a butyl group,
  • One of the early Japanese Five kings of Wa

Bu is the surname of the following persons:

  • Bu Hui Sun (born 1967 ), South Korean sports shooter
  • Bu Tao ( b. 1983 ), Chinese baseball player
  • Bu Xiangzhi ( born 1985 ), Chinese chess grandmaster
  • Mansoor Bu Osaiba, bicycle racer from the United Arab Emirates
  • Mohamed Bu Sakher ( born 1968 ), Kuwaiti Judoka

Bû is the name of several places in France:

  • Bû, commune in the Eure -et -Loir
  • Le Bû -sur- Rouvres municipality in the department of Calvados
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