nam pla

noun
\¦nämˈplä\

Definition of nam pla 

: a spicy Thai fish sauce

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First Known Use of nam pla

1931, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for nam pla

Thai námplaa, from nám water + plaa fish

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