Shakti

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noun Shak·ti \ˈshäk-tē, ˈsäk\
variants: or less commonly

Sakti

Definition of Shakti

  1. :  the dynamic energy of a Hindu god personified as his female consort; broadly :  cosmic energy as conceived in Hindu thought

Origin and Etymology of shakti

Sanskrit Śakti


First Known Use: 1810


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