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yoni Syllabification: yo·ni
Pronunciation: /ˈyōnē/

Definition of yoni in English:

noun (plural yonis)

The vulva, especially as a symbol of divine procreative energy conventionally represented by a circular stone. Compare with lingam.
Example sentences
  • In temples, the lingam is fixed to an elliptical stone base known as a yoni.
  • In Hinduism and Tantrism, the yoni is the generative organ of the Goddess.
  • The woman simply enjoys, touching her yoni if she likes.


Sanskrit, literally 'source, womb, female genitals'.

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