Namata (Greek: Νάματα) is a village in the municipal unit of Platykampos, Larissa regional unit, Greece. In 2001 its population was 142. Namata is located about 20 km east of Larissa, in the Thessalian plains.
Namata was liberated by the Greeks in 1880 and joined the rest of the country in 1881 ending the Ottoman rule of much of Thessaly. The origin of the name comes from the Ancient Greek word nama (νάμα) which means clean water.
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