yoga

yoga

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English

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Etymology 1

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).

Alternative forms

  • Yoga

Pronunciation

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

Noun

yoga (countable and uncountable, plural yogas)

  1. Any of several Hindu or Buddhist 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.
Derived terms
  • antigravity yoga
  • doga
  • goat yoga
  • lemoga
  • yogic
Translations

Etymology 2

Borrowed from Chamorro yoga.

Alternative forms

  • joga

Noun

yoga (uncountable)

  1. The tree Elaeocarpus joga.
    Synonym: yoga tree

Anagrams

  • Gayo, Goya, gayo, goya

Asturian

Etymology

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

yoga m (uncountable)

  1. yoga (a Hindu discipline)

Danish

Etymology

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

  • IPA(key): [ˈjoːɡ̊a]

Noun

yoga

  1. yoga

Declension


Dutch

Etymology

Ultimately from Sanskrit योग (yoga). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈjoː.ɣaː/
  • Hyphenation: yo‧ga

Noun

yoga m (uncountable)

  1. yoga

Derived terms

  • yogaën
  • yogi
  • yogisch

French

Etymology

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

  • IPA(key): /jo.ɡa/

Noun

yoga m (uncountable)

  1. yoga

Further reading

  • “yoga” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Italian

Etymology

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

yoga m (plural yoga)

  1. yoga

Japanese

Romanization

yoga

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ヨガ

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

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). Doublet of åk.

Noun

yoga m (definite singular yogaen, indefinite plural yogaer, definite plural yogaene)

  1. yoga
  2. disciplines and exercises based on yoga, but removed from the philosophical system

See also

  • yogi

References

  • “yoga” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

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). Doublet of åk.

Noun

yoga m (definite singular yogaen, indefinite plural yogaer or yogaar, definite plural yogaene or yogaane)

  1. yoga
  2. disciplines and exercises based on yoga, but removed from the philosophical system

See also

  • yogi

References

  • “yoga” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Spanish

Etymology

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). Doublet of yugo.

Pronunciation

Noun

yoga m (plural yogas)

  1. yoga

Tagalog

Etymology

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

yoga

  1. yoga

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