Devi meaning

dāvē
A mother goddess having various roles and manifestations, especially as Durga, Lakshmi, and Sarasvati, the female counterparts to the male gods of the Trimurti.
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(person, proper) A Hindu goddess, the consort of Siva.
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A title put at the end of any female deity's name within Hinduism (e.g.- Lakshmi Devi, Saraswati Devi, Kali Devi).
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A female given name used in India.
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(Hinduism) Shakti, the female aspect of the divine, as conceptualized by the Shakta tradition of Hinduism. She is the female counterpart without whom the male aspect, which represents consciousness or discrimination, remains impotent and void.
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Origin of devi

  • Sanskrit devī feminine of devaḥ god dyeu- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Sanskrit देवी (devī́, “goddess, female deity”).

    From Wiktionary