See also: alt, ATL, ált, ātl, and Atl.

Central Huasteca NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Classical Nahuatl atl

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /atɬ/

NounEdit

atl (in)

  1. water

ReferencesEdit


Central NahuatlEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Classical Nahuatl atl

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /atɬ/

NounEdit

atl (inanimate)

  1. (Amecameca, Cholula, Milpa Alta, Texcoco, Tlaxcala) water

ReferencesEdit

  • Medina, Genaro (1999); online Curso de Náhuatl, Universidad de las Américas; San Pedro Cholula, Puebla, Mexico.
  • Mancilla Sepúlveda, Héctor (2002); Lecciones de Náhuatl, (Amecameca variant), Editorial Hirata; Mexico City, Mexico.
  • Aguilar Carrera, Sergio (2012); Método práctico de lengua náhuatl del Altiplano Mexicano; Amecameca variant, Dirección de Casa de Cultura de Tecámac, State of Mexico, Mexico. ISBN 03-2012-030812540200-01.

Classical NahuatlEdit

 
The glyph for the day sign ātl "water" (far right), in the Codex Magliabechiano

Alternative formsEdit

  • athl (obsolete spelling)
  • ātl (obsolete spelling)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nahuan *aatl, from Proto-Uto-Aztecan *pa.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈaːt͡ɬ/, [áːt͡ɬ]

NounEdit

ātl (inanimate)

  1. (it is) water
  2. (figuratively) (it is) urine
  3. (it is) the ninth of the twenty day signs of the tōnalpōhualli; a stream of water
    • 16th c., Codex Magliabechiano, f. 12r.
      matlatli ho̊me / athl. q̃ quiere / dezir doçe aguas.
      matlatli ho̊me / athl. that is, twelve waters.

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Central Huasteca Nahuatl: atl
  • Central Nahuatl: atl, atzintli
  • Eastern Huasteca Nahuatl: atl
  • Mecayapan Nahuatl: a̱ꞌ
  • Temascaltepec Nahuatl: atl
  • Tetelcingo Nahuatl: ötl

ReferencesEdit

  • Alonso de Molina (1571) Vocabulario en lengua castellana y mexicana y mexicana y castellana, Editorial Porrúa, pages 8r

Eastern Huasteca NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nahuan *aatl, from Proto-Uto-Aztecan *pa. Cognate with Classical Nahuatl ātl.

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /atɬ/

NounEdit

atl

  1. water

Derived termsEdit


Guerrero NahuatlEdit

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /atɬ/

NounEdit

atl

  1. water

Huaxcaleca NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

NounEdit

atl

  1. water

ReferencesEdit


Morelos NahuatlEdit

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /atɬ/

NounEdit

atl

  1. water

Northern Puebla NahuatlEdit

NounEdit

atl

  1. water

ReferencesEdit


Orizaba NahuatlEdit

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /atɬ/

NounEdit

atl

  1. water

Temascaltepec NahuatlEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nahuan *aatl. Cognate with Classical Nahuatl ātl.

NounEdit

atl (i atl)

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Instituto Mexiquense de Cultura (2001). Diccionario Español-Nauatl, Colegio de lenguas y Literatura indígena del Instituto Mexiquense de Cultura, Administración Pública del Estado de México, Toluca, Mexico.

Tlamacazapa NahuatlEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

atl (i atl)

  1. water

Western Huasteca NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Classical Nahuatl atl

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /atɬ/

NounEdit

atl

  1. water.

ReferencesEdit

  • Van't Hooft, Anuschka (2006); Lengua náhuatl y Cultura de la Huasteca, Coordinación de ciencias sociales y humanidades de la Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí City, Mexico.