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Reconstruction:Classical Nahuatl/michahci

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This Classical Nahuatl entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Classical NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

From michin (fish) +‎ ahci (to capture, reach for). Base of the action noun michahxiliztli (fishing).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

*michahci

  1.  (intransitive) to fish

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Alonso de Molina (1571) Vocabulario en lengua castellana y mexicana y mexicana y castellana, Editorial Porrúa, pages 95v, 56r