teocuitlacuauhtentetl

Classical NahuatlEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /teoːkʷitɬakʷaːwteːntetɬ/

EtymologyEdit

teōcuitlatl "gold" + cuāuhtēntetl "eagle lip plug"

NounEdit

teōcuitlacuāuhtēntetl

  1. A gold lip plug in the shape of an eagle.
    • 1558–1561 Bernardino de Sahagún, Primeros Memoriales
      teucuitlaquauhtẽtetl. ynic tlachiuhtli tlapitzali tlacuilolo yuhqui quauhtly ic tlatlali teocuitlatl

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Last modified on 13 August 2010, at 18:15