- a Japanese goddess, the sister of Izanagi.
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When they met, Izanami held her tongue while Izanagi said, "What a lovely woman!"
Izanami then created by herself the gods of metals, of clay and of fresh water.
Izanagi skirted the base of the mountain to the right, Izanami turned to the left.Old-World Japan
The last of these spontaneous divine generations were a brother and a sister, named Izanagi and Izanami.The Gist of Japan
R. B. Peery
Shortly after this very ingenuous proposal Izanagi and Izanami were married.Myths & Legends of Japan
F. Hadland (Frederick Hadland) Davis