[nuh-mah-kwuh-land] /nəˈmɑ kwəˌlænd/
an arid coastal region in the S part of Namibia, extending into the Cape of Good Hope province of the Republic of South Africa, divided by the Orange River into two regions, one in Namibia (Great Namaqualand) the other in South Africa (Little Namaqualand) inhabited by the Nama.
a semiarid coastal region of SW Africa, extending from near Windhoek, Namibia, into W South Africa: divided by the Orange River into Little Namaqualand in South Africa, and Great Namaqualand in Namibia; rich mineral resources. Area: 47 961 sq km (18 518 sq miles) Also called Namaland (ˈnɑːməˌlænd)
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/nəˈmʌs kɑː/ noun 1. a salutation used in India
[nuhm-uh-stey] /ˈnʌm əˌsteɪ/ noun 1. a conventional Hindu expression on meeting or parting, used by the speaker usually while holding the palms together vertically in front of the bosom. /ˌnʌməsˈteɪ/ interjection 1. a salutation used in India noun, interjection Examples Sanskrit ‘homage; bowing to you’ Word Origin namaste v n. “salutatory gesture,” 1948, from Hindi, […]
[nam-i-kuhsh, nam-ey-] /ˈnæm ɪˌkʌʃ, ˈnæm eɪ-/ noun, plural namaycushes (especially collectively) namaycush. 1. a lake trout.
[nam-bee-pam-bee] /ˈnæm biˈpæm bi/ adjective 1. without firm methods or policy; weak or indecisive: namby-pamby handling of juvenile offenders. 2. lacking in character, directness, or moral or emotional strength: namby-pamby writing. 3. weakly sentimental, pretentious, or affected; insipid. noun, plural namby-pambies for 4. 4. a namby-pamby person: written by and for namby-pambies. 5. namby-pamby sentiment: […]