Definition of Yama in English:

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Yama

Pronunciation: /ˈyəmə/ /ˈyämə/
(In Hindu legend) the first man to die. He became the guardian, judge, and ruler of the dead, and is represented as carrying a noose and riding a buffalo.

Origin

From Sanskrit yama 'restraint' (from yam 'restrain').

Words that rhyme with Yama

amah, armour (US armor), Atacama, Brahma, Bramah, charmer, cyclorama, dharma, diorama, disarmer, drama, embalmer, farmer, Kama, karma, lama, llama, Matsuyama, panorama, Parma, pranayama, Rama, Samar, Surinamer, Vasco da Gama, Yokohama

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Syllabification: Ya·ma

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