The elephant, panther and tiger found in the forests of Anam.
The people of Anam Proper are evidently of Mongol extraction.
Cambojia is situated south-west of Siam, south of Anam, between 10 and 14.
The Quanto inhabit the range of mountains between Anam and China.
old alternative name for Vietnam, from Chinese, literally "pacified south," the name given to the old nation of Nam Viet by the Chinese after they conquered it 111 B.C.E. From an "peace" + nan "south." It was discarded upon restoration of Viet independence in 939 C.E., but it stuck in Western geographies and was reapplied to the region c.1790 by the French.