yuga युग

Definition: noun (masculine neuter) a lustrum (esp. in the cycle of Jupiter) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a measure of length 86 Aṅgulas (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a name for the number"twelve"(Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a pair (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a period or astronomical cycle of 5 (rarely 6) years (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a race of men (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a symbolical name for the number"four"(Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a yoke (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))an age of the world (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))brace (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))couple (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))long mundane period of years (of which there are four) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))name of a double Śloka or two Ślokas so connected that the sense is only completed by the two together (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))name of a particular Nābhasa constellation (of the class called Sāṃkhyayoga) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))name of a particular position or configuration of the moon (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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