nipa

noun
ni·pa | \ˈnē-pə \

Definition of nipa 

: thatch made of leaves of the nipa palm

First Known Use of nipa

1779, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for nipa

probably from Italian, from Malay nipah nipa palm

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