noun Hindu Mythology.
Origin of Yama
Examples from the Web for yama
Yama survives with her 15-year-old brother, the only family member not stricken by the virus.In Sierra Leone, the Plague Is Closing in Around Us|Ned Eustace|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Vairocana did not refuse but bade his would-be pupil first visit the realms of Yama, god of the dead.
The ghastly specter Death, the stern king Yama, Awaiteth all of us.The Buddha|Paul Carus
So rain and mist defying, we roll off at ten A.M. leaving Yama and our kit behind us.Wanderings in Ireland|Michael Myers Shoemaker