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Nama

[nah-mah, -muh] /ˈnɑ mɑ, -mə/
noun, plural Namas (especially collectively) Nama. for 1.
1.
a member of a Khoikhoi people of Namaqualand, in SW Africa.
2.
the language of the Nama.
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Nama

/ˈnɑːmə/
noun
1.
(pl) -ma, -mas, -qua, -quas. a member of a Khoikhoi people living chiefly in Namaqualand
2.
the Khoikhoi language spoken by this people, belonging to the Khoisan family See also Damara
Derived Forms
Naman, Namaquan, noun, adjective
Usage note
Nama is the generally accepted noun and adjetive to refer to members of the Khoikhoi people
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NAMA

National Alliance of Methadone Advocates
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