Definition of yogi in English:


Syllabification: yo·gi
Pronunciation: /ˈyōgē

noun (plural yogis)

  • A person who is proficient in yoga.
    More example sentences
    • Descended from a long line of respected yogis in Yoga Vedanta philosophy, Swamiji was born in Rajasthan in Northwestern India where he has established a school and other social welfare facilities.
    • The sued yogis point out that yoga is a 5,000 year old tradition, and find it hard to understand how you can copyright a ‘pose’.
    • Each December, the guru leaves his Manhattan studio to run a seven-Day Miami beach yoga intensive for yogis of all levels.


from Sanskrit yogī, from yoga (see yoga).

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