Yami

noun
Ya·​mi | \ ˈyämē \
plural Yami or Yamis

Definition of Yami

1a : a Malaysian people inhabiting Hungtow Island, near southern Taiwan
b : a member of such people
2 : an Austronesian language of the Yami people

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“Yami.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Yami. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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