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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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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.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Chamorro yoga.

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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”).

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yoga m (uncountable)

  1. yoga (a Hindu discipline)

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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Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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

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yoga m (uncountable)

  1. yoga

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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”).

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yoga m (invariable)

  1. yoga

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Romanization[edit]

yoga

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ヨガ

Norwegian Bokmål[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”). Doublet of åk.

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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

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Norwegian Nynorsk[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”). Doublet of åk.

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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

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from English yoga or French yoga.

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yoga f (uncountable)

  1. yoga

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declension of yoga (singular only)

singular
f gender indefinite articulation definite articulation
nominative/accusative (o) yoga {{{def}}}
genitive/dative (unei) {{{pl}}} {{{pl}}}i
vocative

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”). Doublet of yugo.

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  • IPA(key): /ˈʝoɡa/, [ˈɟ͡ʝo.ɣ̞a]
  • IPA(key): (everywhere but Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈʝoɡa/, [ˈɟ͡ʝo.ɣ̞a]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /ˈʃoɡa/, [ˈʃo.ɣ̞a]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈʒoɡa/, [ˈʒo.ɣ̞a]

Noun[edit]

yoga m (plural yogas)

  1. yoga

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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



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