yoga

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See also: Yoga and yōga

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit योग (yóga, yoking, union), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-European *yéwg-o-s, from *yewg- (to join) (whence also yoke).

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈjoʊɡə/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -əʊɡə

Noun[edit]

yoga (countable and uncountable, plural yogas)

  1. Any of several Hindu disciplines aimed at training the consciousness for a state of perfect spiritual insight and tranquillity; especially a system of exercises practiced to promote control of the body and mind.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

yoga (uncountable)

  1. The tree Elaeocarpus joga.
    Synonym: yoga tree
    • 2002, “Pests of Elaeocarpus joga in Guam”, in Micronesica, volume 34, number 2, page 109:
      A mealybug, Pseudococcus nr. microadonidum Beardsley (Homoptera: Pseudococcidae) has been found feeding on the foliage of E. joga. This mealybug was sometimes found in the domatia of yoga leaves. It has been recorded on coconut, banana, and pandanus from Kiribati, Pohnpei, and Marshall Islands. This insect is a new record on yoga and for Guam.

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit योग (yóga, yoking, union), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-European *yéwg-o-s, from *yewg- (to join).

Noun[edit]

yoga m (uncountable)

  1. yoga (a Hindu discipline)

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit योग (yóga, yoking, union), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-European *yéwg-o-s, from *yewg- (to join).

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yoga

  1. yoga

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit योग (yóga, yoking, union), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-European *yéwg-o-s, from *yewg- (to join).

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yoga m (uncountable)

  1. yoga

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit योग (yóga, yoking, union), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-European *yéwg-o-s, from *yewg- (to join).

Noun[edit]

yoga m (plural yoga)

  1. yoga

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

yoga

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ヨガ

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit योग (yóga, yoking, union), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-European *yéwg-o-s, from *yewg- (to join).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɟ͡ʝoɡa/, [ˈɟ͡ʝoɣa]

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yoga m (plural yogas)

  1. yoga

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit योग (yóga, yoking, union), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *yáwgas, from Proto-Indo-European *yéwg-o-s, from *yewg- (to join).

Noun[edit]

yoga

  1. yoga