Origin of Nam1
- a former name of Chao Phraya.
- National Association of Manufacturers.
Examples from the Web for nam
Contemporary Examples of nam
It’s All About ‘Nam The most insane theory has been saved for last.Craziest Theories of How ‘True Detective’ Will End: Killer Marty, the Five Horsemen, and More
March 5, 2014
But funny thing—the chamber and NAM support the Senate immigration bill that the House Republicans are going to kill.
The chamber, NAM, and the evangelical groups have been in on the immigration discussions from the start.
I bought it at a tiny stand near the Nam Ou river, the blue tablecloths catching my eye as I wandered past the stall.The World’s Five Best Cheap Meals
November 14, 2012
In the grander scheme of things, the future of humanity will not be decided at a NAM summit.Israel and Iran’s Contest in Incompetence
August 29, 2012
Historical Examples of nam
There does not seem any reason for Tyrrell's emendation of num for nam.The Letters of Cicero, Volume 1
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Nam bowed again, and left the room in company with Kirllovna.
There 's nothing the matter with me, but I 'm tired of thee, Nam Ivnitch, that 's what.
Nam said all this very calmly, and even with a slight smile.
Now the Delawares nam'd me for my eyes, and I was called after the far-sighted hawk.The Prairie
J. Fenimore Cooper
- mainly US informal Vietnam
- Namibia (international car registration)
colloquial shortening of Vietnam, 1969, originally among U.S. troops sent there.