[ yah-mee ]
/ ˈyɑ mi /
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noun, plural Ya·mis, (especially collectively) Ya·mi for 1.
a member of an Indonesian people of Hungtow Island, off the southeastern coast of Taiwan.
the Austronesian language of the Yami.
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Example sentences from the Web for Yami
For wife he has the spirit of the clouds and waters, Apsaras, and by her became father of the first mortals, Yama and Yami.