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noun, plural Ya·mis, (especially collectively) Ya·mi for 1.
  1. a member of an Indonesian people of Hungtow Island, off the southeastern coast of Taiwan.
  2. the Austronesian language of the Yami.
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Historical Examples of 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.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 4