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Devi

[ dey-vee ]
/ ˈdeɪ vi /
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noun Hinduism.
a mother goddess of which Durga, Kali, etc., are particular forms.
Also called An·na·pur·na [an-uh-poor-nuh, -pur-], /ˌæn əˈpʊər nə, -ˈpɜr-/, Pārvatī . the consort of Shiva, identified with Shakti and Kali as a goddess of love, maternity, and death.
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Origin of Devi

From Sanskrit, feminine of deva deva
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Devi
/ (ˈdeɪviː) /

noun
a Hindu goddess and embodiment of the female energy of Siva

Word Origin for Devi

Sanskrit: goddess; see deva
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