- a person who practices yoga.
Origin of yogi
- Lawrence PeterYogi, born 1925, U.S. baseball player and manager.
Examples from the Web for yogi
Either this is clever viral marketing for a new Yogi Bear movie or Earth is destined to become the Planet of the Bears.Bear Walks Upright, ‘Apparently Kid,’ and More Viral Videos
The Daily Beast Video
August 10, 2014
And Yogi, you will recall, won 10 World Series with the Yankees.Redskins Rule Election Predictor: Obama’s Going to Lose the Election
November 5, 2012
And anyway, to paraphrase Yogi Berra, 60 percent of this is 90 percent emotional anyway.What "The Presidency" Really Means
June 20, 2012
No sooner had America struck into Iraq than it was déjà vu all over again, as Yogi Berra would have put it.The Ways of American Memory
September 12, 2011
"I've been a yogi for some years…I've been on my guru trip," she joked.Donna Karan's Zen Approach to Cancer
June 15, 2011
Hawk and his twin brother, Yogi, were there with them, looking scared.The Day of the Boomer Dukes
She had an astral body, and a Yogi and a yacht and everything handsome about her.Adrienne Toner
Anne Douglas Sedgwick
Theosophist and Yogi can everything, all the same—can much more, but not show.The Quest
Frederik van Eeden
The Yogi was silent for a moment, but neither of his listeners spoke.Akbar
P. A. S. van Limburg-Brouwer
An adroit twist and wrench and the yogi was free and running down the road.The Disputed V.C.
Frederick P. Gibbon
- a person who is a master of yoga
Word Origin and History for yogi
"one who practices yoga," 1610s, from Hindi yogi, from Sanskrit yoga- (see yoga).