noun plural -mi
Word Origin for kami
Examples from the Web for kami
Kami even got love from Bill Clinton for helping families talk about HIV/AIDS.
On World AIDS Day in 2006, Kami appeared with former U.S. president Bill Clinton to deliver a message about HIV and AIDS.Short History of Muppet Activism: Romney Likes Big Bird & More (VIDEO)|Kevin Fallon|October 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
She invoked all the kami or gods together, from the mountains, rivers and plains to get their advice and help.Japanese Fairy World|William Elliot Griffis
Just then a messenger from his father, Tajima no Kami, was announced.The Yotsuya Kwaidan or O'Iwa Inari|James S. De Benneville
From birth to death the entire life of man is encompassed and guided by the Kami.Comparative Religion|J. Estlin Carpenter
The list was carefully gone over with the minister for the month, Hoki no Kami.Bakemono Yashiki (The Haunted House)|James S. De Benneville
Nahimulagan kami sa usa ka buuk anak, One of our children died.A Dictionary of Cebuano Visayan|John U. Wolff
Word Origin and History for kami
Japanese for "superior, lord," a title given to governors, also used of deities; the word chosen by Japanese converts and Protestant missionaries to refer to the Christian god.