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Etymology 1Edit

From Sanskrit योग (yoga, yoking, union), from Proto-Indo-European *yewg- (to join) (whence also English yoke).

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yoga (countable and uncountable, plural yogas)

  1. Any of several Hindu 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 2Edit

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yoga (uncountable)

  1. The tree Elaeocarpus joga.
    Synonyms: 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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yoga m (uncountable)

  1. yoga (a Hindu discipline)

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yoga

  1. yoga

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EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Sanskrit.

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yoga m (uncountable)

  1. yoga

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yoga m (plural yoga)

  1. yoga

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yoga

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ヨガ

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yoga m (plural yogas)

  1. yoga

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yoga

  1. yoga