[ 1 syll. nam, na-m ] The baby boy name Nam is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is Naa-M †. Nam is largely used in the Vietnamese language and its origin is also Vietnamese. The name's meaning is child from the south.
Nam is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Nam include Nae, Naeam, Naeim, Nahuem, Nai, Naiym, Nanne (German and Scandinavian), Naomhán (Irish), Naum (German, Russian, and Slavic), Nay, Naye, Naym, Nehuen (Spanish), Nenn, Nenne (Scandinavian), Nesse, New, Neyen, Nie, and Nim.
† English pronunciation for Nam: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"