The female sexual organs, or a symbol of them, especially as an object of veneration within certain types of Hinduism, Buddhism, and other cultures.
Origin: From योनि.
the symbol under which Sakti, or the personification of the female power in nature, is worshiped. Cf. Lingam
Origin: [Skr. yni.]
Yoni is the Sanskrit word for the vagina. Its counterpart is the lingam, interpreted by some as the phallus. It is also the divine passage, womb or sacred temple. The word covers a range of meanings, including: place of birth, source, origin, spring, fountain, place of rest, repository, receptacle, seat, abode, home, lair, nest, stable.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
yō′nē, n. the pudendum muliebre, the symbol under which Sakti is worshipped in India.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a Hindu symbol of the female principle in nature, and as such an object of worship. See Linga.
The numerical value of yoni in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of yoni in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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