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yo·gi

 (yō′gē)
n. pl. yo·gis
One who is adept in yoga.

[Hindi yogī, from Sanskrit, from yogaḥ, union; see yoga.]

yogi

(ˈjəʊɡɪ)
n, pl -gis or -gin (-ɡɪn)
1. (Philosophy) a person who is a master of yoga
2. (Hinduism) a person who is a master of yoga
yogini fem n

yo•gi

(ˈyoʊ gi)

n., pl. -gis.
a person who practices yoga.
[1610–20; < Skt yogī, nominative singular of yogin, derivative of yoga yoga]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Yogi - United States baseball player (born 1925)
2.yogi - one who practices yoga and has achieved a high level of spiritual insight
philosopher - a specialist in philosophy
Translations
يوغي: شَخْص يُمارِس اليوغا
jogín
yogi
jógi
maîur sem stundar/kennir jóga
jogín
yoga öğreticisiyogi

yogi

[ˈjəʊgɪ] N (yogis or yogin (pl)) [ˈjəʊgɪn]yogui m

yogi

[ˈjəʊgi] nyogi m

yogi

nJogi m, → Yogi m

yoga

(ˈyougə) noun
1. any of several systems of physical exercises based on a Hindu system of philosophy and meditation.
2. the philosophy (usually including the meditation and exercises).
ˈyogi (-gi) noun
a person who practises and/or teaches the yoga philosophy.
References in classic literature ?
But my yogi is not a cow,' said Kim gravely, making a hole with his fingers in the top of the mound.
Gujarat Government has launched these pro-poor initiatives for the benefit of shram yogis, especially women and youth, so that they are empowered to fight poverty, he added.
What made (Yogi Bhajan) different is we could be householder yogis.
In doing this he de-centers the "philosophical" yoga texts that have been the primary concern of modern scholars and takes up to the many different genres of text that portray the yogi: epics and puranas; stories in Sanskrit, Persian, and Hindi that depict the extraordinary and sometimes villainous activities of yogis; accounts of yogis by travelers from outside of India; and so forth.
Some yogis have taught that the three sounds should be made from different parts of the body with the lower chakras producing the "a" sound, the heart and throat chakras producing the "u" sound and the "ma" sound coming from the upper chakras in the head.
Wai Lana, host of ``Wai Lana Yoga'' on PBS, offers a Little Yogis kit for children ages 3 to 8.
According to the yogis, we have seven main chakras in the body.