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Po may mean:

  • Polonium, a chemical element
  • Po, the hero of the movie Kung Fu Panda
  • Po (Teletubby), one of the Teletubbies
  • Pô, a town in Burkina Faso
  • Po, Asturias or Poo (until 2005), a parish of Llanes municipality, in Asturias, Spain
  • Po River, in Italy
  • Po River (Virginia), in the U.S. state of Virginia
  • .po, an abbreviation of Portable Object and filename extension of text translation files used in software localization
  • Po' boy (from "Poor Boy"), a type of submarine sandwich from New Orleans
  • an abbreviation for Chamber pot
  • Po!, an indie band from Leicester
  • Sally Po, a fictional character in the Anime series, "Gundam Wing"
  • pò (魄), the material manifestation of the soul according to Chinese belief

PO is also an acronym or abbreviation which may stand for:

  • Post office
  • Pau, France
  • PO postcode area centred on Portsmouth in the UK
  • In Armed services:
    • Petty Officer, a Non-Commissioned Officer rank in many navies
    • Pilot Officer, a junior commissioned rank the British and many Commonwealth air forces
  • In Aviation, Polar Air Cargo, IATA airline designator
  • Petrol Ofisi, Turkish petroleum distribution company
  • Pareto optimality
  • Purchase order
  • Principal Only, a type of collateralized mortgage obligation
  • Perfect Orange, a third wave ska band
  • In law:
    • Presiding Officer
    • Parole/Probation officer
  • In medicine, per os or per orem, literally "by mouth", a direction to take a medication by mouth
  • In philosophy, Provocative operation, coined by Edward De Bono and part of a Lateral thinking technique
  • In politics:
    • Platforma Obywatelska, a Polish conservative-liberal party
    • Pô (department), part of the Napoleonic Empire
  • In Science and Technology:
    • Pilkington Optronics, now Thales Optronics
    • Product Owner in the Scrum development process
    • Specimen code, collection of the Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersburg
    • Petaoctet, a unit of information or computer storage
  • In transportation, Chemin de Fer de Paris à Orléans, an old railway created to link Paris to Orléans
  • Po, A Fracción of Barragan from the anime and manga series Bleach

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