Meaning and Origin
What does the name Yug mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.
Origin and Meaning of Yug
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- A user from Maryland, U.S. says the name Yug is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Centuries".
- According to a user from India, the name Yug is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Long aged".
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
Any one of the four ages, Krita, or Satya Treta Dwapara, and Kali, into which the Hindoos divide the duration or existence of the world.
Etymology: Skr. yuga an age, a yoke. See Yoke
- Archaic form of yuga (any of the religious ages in Hinduism).