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ChineseEdit

excellence; luster of gems (phonetic)
simp. and trad.
(瑜伽)
alt. forms 瑜珈
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Wikipedia yue

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Sanskrit योग ‎(yoga) [7th century].

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (36) (30)
Final () (24) (96)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/jɨo/ /ɡɨɑ/
Pan
Wuyun
/jio/ /ɡiɑ/
Shao
Rongfen
/io/ /ɡiɑ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/juə̆/ /gɨa/
Li
Rong
/io/ /ɡiɑ/
Wang
Li
/jĭu/ /ɡǐɑ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯u/ /gi̯ɑ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
qié

NounEdit

瑜伽

  1. yoga (physical, mental, and spiritual practice or discipline)
    瑜伽 / 瑜伽  ―  liàn yújiā  ―  to practise yoga

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (瑜伽):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Hyōgaiji

Jinmeiyō
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese 瑜伽 ‎(jɨo ɡɨɑ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

瑜伽 ‎(hiragana ゆが, romaji yuga)

  1. yoga

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
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