Yoni definition

yōnē
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(hinduism) A representation of the vulva, a symbol associated with the worship of Shakti.
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The female sexual organs, or a symbol of them, especially as an object of veneration within certain types of Hinduism, Buddhism, and other cultures.
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A stylized representation of a vulva worshiped as a symbol of a goddess or Shakti.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
yoni
Plural:
yonis

Origin of yoni

  • Sanskrit yoniḥ womb, abode, source

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

  • From Sanskrit योनि (yoni).

    From Wiktionary