Nam

1

or 'Nam

[ nahm, nam ]
/ nɑm, næm /

noun Informal.

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Origin of Nam

1
First recorded in 1965–70; by shortening

Definition for nam (2 of 3)

Nam2
[ nahm ]
/ nɑm /

noun

a former name of Chao Phraya.

Definition for nam (3 of 3)

NAM

or N.A.M.


abbreviation

National Association of Manufacturers.
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British Dictionary definitions for nam (1 of 2)

Nam

'Nam

/ (næm) /

noun

mainly US informal Vietnam

British Dictionary definitions for nam (2 of 2)

NAM

abbreviation for

Namibia (international car registration)
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