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İye (sometimes İne or Eğe, Chuvash: Ийĕ, Tatar: Ия or İyä, Sakha: Иччи, Turkmen: Eýe, Tuvan: Ээ, Uzbek: Ega, Ottoman: اي or ٳي, Russian: Ийе) is a deity or spirit who is a guardian, patron or protector of a place, person, lineage, nation, natural assets or an animal.

Usage examples of "iye".

Watashi iye Captain-san ima," the mate replied with a grin, shaking his head.

Anyanwu had delivered the child and all Iye could think of through her pain was that Stephen's child must live and be well.