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  1. Izanami(noun)

    sister and consort of Izanami; mother of the islands and gods of Japan


  1. Izanami(ProperNoun)

    A Japanese creator goddess.


  1. Izanami-no-Mikoto

    In Japanese mythology, Izanami-no-Mikoto, also given as 伊弉冉尊 or 伊邪那美命, meaning "she who invites" is a goddess of both creation and death, as well as the former wife of the god Izanagi-no-Mikoto. She is also referred to as Izanami-no-kami.

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