Hinduism a representation of the vulva, a symbol associated with the worship of Shakti
Origin of yoniSans, vulva, womb
nounpl. yo·nis Hinduism
A stylized representation of a vulva worshiped as a symbol of a goddess or Shakti.
Origin of yoniSanskrit yonih womb, abode, source
- The female sexual organs, or a symbol of them, especially as an object of veneration within certain types of Hinduism, Buddhism, and other cultures.
From Sanskrit à¤¯à¥‹à¤¨à¤¿ (yoni).