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Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Grade: S Grade: S Grade: 3

Alternative formsEdit


Appears to be of identical derivation as 伊邪那岐 (​Izanagi), only replacing the last syllable (ki, male, common element in Japanese male given names) with (mi, female, common element in Japanese female given names). See the 伊邪那岐 entry for further details.


Proper nounEdit

伊邪那美 (hiragana いざなみ, alternative reading イザナミ, romaji Izanami)

  1. (mythology, religion, Shintō): Izanami, the Japanese creator goddess, wife of Izanagi, and mother of Kagutsuchi

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