Chao Phraya

geographical name
Chao Phra·​ya | \ chau̇-ˈprī-ə How to pronounce Chao Phraya (audio) , -prä-ˈyä\
variants: or Me Nam \ mā-​ˈnäm How to pronounce Me Nam (audio) \

Definition of Chao Phraya

river 227 miles (365 kilometers) long in west central Thailand formed by the confluence of the Nan and Ping rivers and flowing south into the Gulf of Thailand

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