伊邪那美

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
じゃ > ざ
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on'yomi

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EtymologyEdit

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.

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Proper nounEdit

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

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

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