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[oh-mee; Japanese aw-mee]
  1. Biwa.
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Historical Examples of omi

  • Others, proud of their new possession, named it the Lake of Omi.

    Japanese Fairy World

    William Elliot Griffis

  • In the Province of Omi we stayed four or five days in a house at Okinaga.

  • The preparatory music on the eve of the Omi ceremony was very fine.

  • Omi is the name of the province in which are Ishiyama and Lake Biwa.

  • In Omi province, at the base of the Katada hills, there is a lake.

    Myths & Legends of Japan

    F. Hadland (Frederick Hadland) Davis