- a former name of Chao Phraya.
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Historical Examples of menam
I then passed from the Mekon to the Menam, and returned to Bangkok.
They spread thence, in fanlike fashion, from Laos to Assam, and the middle section ultimately descended the Menam to the sea.
Ayuthia, the ancient capital of Siam, on the Menam, now a scene of splendid ruin.
The upper half of the river Menam is occupied by what are called the Laú, or Laos.The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies
Robert Gordon Latham
The only noteworthy exception is the Siamese branch, which forms the bulk of the population in the Menam basin.Man, Past and Present
Agustus Henry Keane
- another name for the Chao Phraya