- a divine being or spiritual force in Shinto
Examples from the Web for kami
Kami even got love from Bill Clinton for helping families talk about HIV/AIDS.‘Sesame Street’ Is Middle-Aged and Awesome
November 10, 2014
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)
October 4, 2012
I shall get the idea sketched out here and work it up at Kami's.
I never seem to get on with my work, and yet I try hard enough, and Kami says——'
I dont believe Koto-shiro-nushi no Kami could be so foolish.The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 2
It is supposed that Ptolemy knew them under the name of Kami and Kamaks.
One of them is in reality the god of Japanese poetry, Sumiyoshi no Kami.The N Plays of Japan
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.