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Oka. 1. A river in European Russia, which, rising near Orel, flows through the richest districts of central Russia, and joins the Volga nt Nijni-Novgorod, after a course of 840 miles. It has a basin of 127,000 square miles. 2. A river of Asiatic Russia, rising on the Chinese frontier and flowing north, through the government of Irkutsk, till it unites with the Angara at Bratskoi. It is from 400 to 500 miles in length, and receives the waters of the Ija from the west.

“Let us urge forward our spirits, and make them approach the invisible world, and fix our mind upon immaterial things, till we clearly perceive that these are no dreams; nay, that all things are dreams and shadows besides them.”
–Henry Scougal, The Life of God in the Soul of Man