colli

CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

colli

  1. First-person singular present subjunctive form of collar.
  2. Third-person singular present subjunctive form of collar.
  3. Third-person singular imperative form of collar.

Classical NahuatlEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly related to cōloa (to bend).

NounEdit

cōlli (absolutive plural cōltin, possessive singular īcōl)

  1. grandfather
    • c. 1609: Tezozomoc, Chimalpahin, Cronica mexicayotl, f. 18r.
      yn huehuetque yllamatque. catca yn tocihuan tocolhuan yn tachtõhuan yn tomintonhuan yn topiptonhuã yn tochichicahuan
      (those who were the ancient ones, men and women, our grandmothers, grandfathers, great-grandfathers, great-great grandparents, great-grandmothers, our forefathers)

Usage notesEdit

Usually occurs with a possessive prefix, such as tēcōl "one's grandfather" or nocōl "my grandfather".

Derived termsEdit

  • Colhuah, Colhuahcan

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2003, Andrews, J. Richard, Workbook for Introduction to Classical Nahuatl, edition rev. ed., Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, page p. 214:
  • 1997, Chimalpahin Quauhtlehuanitzin, Domingo Francisco de San Antón Muñón, Codex Chimalpahin, ed. and trans. by Arthur J. O. Anderson and Susan Schroeder, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, page vol. 1, pp. 60–61:
  • 1983, Karttunen, Frances, An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, Austin: University of Texas Press, page p. 40:
  • 2001, Lockhart, James, Nahuatl as Written: Lessons in Older Written Nahuatl, with Copious Examples and Texts, Stanford: Stanford University Press, page p. 215:

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

colli m

  1. plural form of collo
  2. plural form of colle

LatinEdit

NounEdit

collī

  1. genitive singular of collum
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