yoni

play
noun yo·ni \ˈyō-nē\

Definition of yoni

  1. :  a stylized representation of the female genitalia that in Hinduism is a sign of generative power and that symbolizes the goddess Shakti — compare lingam

yonic

play \ˈyō-nik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of yoni

Sanskrit, vulva


First Known Use: 1799


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