Yoki, Yōki: 1 definition


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Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Yōki (யோகி) noun < yōgin.

1. Follower of the yoga system of philosophy; adept in yogic practices; யோகாப்பியாசமுடையவன். ஒண் டிறல் யோகிகளே [yogappiyasamudaiyavan. on diral yogikale] (திருவாசகம் [thiruvasagam] 46, 2).

2. Ascetic; சன்னியாசி. [sanniyasi.] (W.)

3. Śiva; சிவபிரான். (பிங்கலகண்டு) [sivapiran. (pingalagandu)]

4. Aiyaṉār; ஐயனார். (பிங்கலகண்டு) [aiyanar. (pingalagandu)]

5. Arhat; அருகன். (பிங்கலகண்டு) [arugan. (pingalagandu)]

6. Abductor muscle; உடலை வளைக்க உதவும் தசை. [udalai valaikka uthavum thasai.] (W.)

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Yōki (யோகி) [yōkittal] 11 transitive verb < யோகம். [yogam.] To contemplate; to meditate upon; தியானித்தல். [thiyanithal.] (W.)

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