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Nam a.k.a. Namibia, officially the Republic of Namibia, is a country in southern Africa whose western border is the Atlantic Ocean. It shares land borders with Angola and Zambia to the north, Botswana to the east and South Africa to the south and east. Although it does not border Zimbabwe, less than 200 metres of riverbed separates them at their closest points. It gained independence from South Africa on 21 March 1990, following the Namibian War of Independence. Its capital and largest city is Windhoek. Namibia is a member state of the United Nations, the Southern African Development Community, the African Union, and the Commonwealth of Nations.

  • also known as République de Namibie, Namibya, 纳米比亚, Republic of Namibia, South West Africa
  • founded on (24 years ago)
  • part of Africa, Southern Africa
  • instance of: African country / African nation = any one of the countries occupying the African continent
  • parts:
    • Windhoek = capital of Namibia in the center of the country
    • Kalahari Desert / Kalahari = a desert in southwestern Africa - largely Botswana
    • Namib Desert = a desert in Namibia extending along the coast between the high plateau and the Atlantic Ocean
  • members:
    • Herero = a member of a pastoral Bantu people living in Namibia, Botswana, and Angola
    • Namibian = a native or inhabitant of Namibia
  • read more about Namibia (country)


  1. Nam a.k.a. Nam Hoang is a pilot.
  2. Nam a.k.a. Sirimon Na Nakorn is the spouse of Rewat Voravat.

There are other people with in their name, like Nam Cao, Nam Jin, Nam Son, Nam Yin, Nop Nam, Siu Nam, Son Nam, Yin Nam, Eric Nam and many others.


  1. Nam is the fictional character from the 2009 Hong Kong film Permanent Residence.
  2. Nam is a fictional character from the 2010 film First Love.
  3. Nam is a fictional character from the 2000 drama, romance film When I Fall in Love... with Both.
  4. Nam is a fictional character in the 2009 drama film The Legend Is Alive.
  5. Nam is a fictional character from the 2006 film Journey from the Fall.
  6. Nam is a fictional character from the 2010 television series Songkran Hang Kwarm Ruk.
  7. Nam is a fictional character from the 2005 film 2 Young.
  8. Nam is a fictional character from the 1981 film Quest for Fire.
  9. Nam is a fictional character from the 2013 film Christmas Rose.
  10. Nam is a fictional character from the 2011 film Pearls of the Far East.
  11. Nam is a fictional character from the 2002 film The Mummy, Aged 19.
  12. Nam a.k.a. Shulgi Nam is a fictional character from Birth.
  13. Nam a.k.a. Tipthara Adisuan is a fictional character from the 2010 drama television series.

There are other characters with in their name, like Nam Pu, Nam-woo, Nam Jin a, Young-nam, Master Nam, Nam Tae-woo, Park Jung Nam, Nam Myung-ryul, Park Jeong-nam.


"NAM" was a commercial Build engine first person shooter set during the Vietnam War and designed by the TNT Team, creators of the Platoon total conversion for Duke Nukem 3D, picked up by Infogrames and put them to work remaking Platoon with more professional art and some custom source code modifications by Matt Saettler, who is the originator of the EDuke project. U.S. Marine Sergeant Dan Snyder, who helped pioneer computer simulation training for American troops with a Doom army mod, was a consultant on the project. A sequel was released the following year in 1999 called, World War II GI.

  • mode: Single-player video game, Multiplayer video game
  • released on (16 years ago)


  1. NAM a.k.a. The Non-Aligned Movement is a group of states which are not formally aligned with or against any major power bloc. As of 2012, the movement has 120 members and 17 observer countries.
  2. NAM a.k.a. The National Association of Manufacturers is an advocacy group headquartered in Washington, D.C., United States, with 10 additional offices across the country. It is the nation’s largest manufacturing industrial trade association, representing 11,000 small and large manufacturing companies in every industrial sector and in all 50 states.
  3. Nam a.k.a. Ngan’gityemerri language: Ngan’gityemerri—or Ngan’gi for short—is an indigenous language spoken in the Daly River region of Australia’s Northern Territory. The language is spoken in three mutually intelligible dialects: Ngan’gikurunggurr, Ngen’giwumirri, and Ngan’gimerri, which are 90% cognate but distinct languages sociolinguistically. Ngan’gi is spoken by about 150-200 people in the region around the Daly River and in a number of smaller outstations on traditional lands.
    • also known as Ngankikurrunkurr, Ngangikarangurr, Ngenkikurrunggur, Nangikurunggurr
  4. Nam a.k.a. pncA is a gene.
  5. Nam is a Thai TV series honoring King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
  6. Nam is a file format.
  7. Nam is an human language.

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Google previewOutline Grammar of the ... (Khâmtî) Language as Spoken by the Khâmtîs Residing in the Neighbourhood of Sadiya, with Illustrative Sentences, Phrase-book and Vocabulary (1894)

by J. F. Needham

Nam is an assertive. t Kha nai is a verbal noun. J Mdngd show past time is meant, hence no verb required. Nam is an assertive particle. 1T TS is a numeral expletive used with animals. || Nai khau is the plural suffix. § Yau is the perfect tense ...

Google previewMarxism in Southeast Asia (1959)

A Study of Four Countries by Frank N. Trager

There is a constant demand for agrarian reform, since South Viet Nam is an area where land reform can have real...

Google previewHandbook of Emerging Economies (2014)

by Robert E. Looney

Today, Viet Nam is a middle-income country. It may not be growing as quickly as it...

Viet Nam is an agricultural powerhouse and a large exporter of garments and shoes; it is rapidly moving into the production of electronics. The speed of this ...

Google previewProceedings of IAC-TLEl 2016 in Bratislava (2016)

by group of authors

NB: NAM is a concept evading a systematically distinct “ten-word” encyclopedic definition [2]; it is about accepting the core of many religious systems about karma as a result and/or conclusion of all the previous deeds of an (ir) responsible ...

Google previewNotes on the Text of the Corpus Tibullianum (1916)

by Monroe Emanuel Deutsch

5, 1273 nam fuit in pretio; tum Lachmann, iam Bockemueller. Lachmann says nam is impossible “ quod causam indicat pro effectu.'' Here nam is an asseverative particle in the meaning ...

Google previewMetaphysics and Science (2013)

by Stephen Mumford, Matthew Tugby

NAM is a putative analysis of what a legitimate measurement method is. If correct, it's plausibly an explanatory starting point: Being a legitimate measurement method just is being nomologically reliable; ...

Google previewInternation Human Rights in Developing Countries Yearbook 1997 (1998)

by Hugo Stokke, Astri Suhrke, Arne Tostensen, Oystein Rygg Haanaes

treatment of equal cases, which would provide less room for discretion than is the case in the Vietnamese legal system. SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC RIGHTS General Background Viet Nam is a party to the International Covenant on Economic, ...

Google previewIssues in Global, Public, Community, and Institutional Health: 2011 Edition (2012)

Local setting Viet Nam is a low-income country with a health-care system that has seen considerable improvements and increased autonomy. However, parts of the system remain fairly centralized the Ministry of Health. Relevant changes ...

Google previewDe-managing America (1976)

The Final Revolution by Richard C. Cornuelle

The NAM is a lot of things. It is an anachronism. It is a joke.

Google previewRabies Control in Asia (2001)

by Betty Dodet

France " Centre de Pediatrie Developpement et Saute, Children 's Hospital N" 2, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam Abstract - Viet Nam is a hyperenzootic area of rabies. Control of human rabies is currently based on suckling mouse brain vaccine for ...

Google previewThe Redivision of Labor (1984)

Women and Economic Choice in Four Guatemalan Communities by Laurel Bossen

The Setting: Isolation, Contact, and Change T'oj Nam is a municipio of the northwest highlands of Guatemala, a region characterized by the persistence of Maya peasant communities with a network of small, urban market and administrative ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Mongolia (2003)

by Alan Sanders

MNSDP Mongolian New Social Democratic Party/Mongolyn Shine Sot- sial Demokrat Nam MNSP Mongolian National Solidarity Party/Mongolyn Ündesniy Ev Negdliyn Nam MoAH Mongolyn Ardchilsan Holboo/Mongolian Democratic ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of U.S. Political History (2010)

by Andrew Robertson, Michael A. Morrison, William G. Shade, Robert Johnston, Robert Zieger, Thomas Langston, Richard Valelly

Beginning in 1902, with the accession of Indianapolis-based automobile and carriage manufacturer David Parry as the association's president, the NAM turned its attention largely to labor matters. Responding to a massive number of strikes ...

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The future is now. (Nam June Paik)
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Scrabble value of N1A1M3

The value of this 3-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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