See also: Axolotl

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EnglishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Classical Nahuatl āxōlōtl, from ātl(water) + xōlōtl(slippery or wrinkled one, servant, slave)

NounEdit

axolotl ‎(plural axolotls)

  1. A critically endangered salamander found in the elevated lakes of Mexico, Ambystoma mexicanum.

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Central NahuatlEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

axolotl ‎(plural axolomeh)

  1. axolotl

ReferencesEdit

  • Mancilla Sepúlveda, Héctor. (2002) Lecciones de Nahuatl, Hirata Editorial, México DF. p. 158.

Classical NahuatlEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aːʃoːloːtɬ/
  • IPA(key): [aː.ˈʃóː.loːt͡ɬ]

EtymologyEdit

ātl(water) +‎ xōlōtl(slippery or wrinkled one, servant, slave)

NounEdit

āxōlōtl ‎(animate, plural āxōlōmeh)

  1. An edible larval salamander.
    • yhuan ye quixinachohua yn mimichtin. yn cueyame. yn axollome. yn acociltin. aneneztin. ahuihuitlame yn axaxayacatl. yn quatecomatl. yoyolli.
      (And fish now bred, and frogs, salamanders, crayfish, draonfly, larvae, swamp worms, winged water insects, [other] insects)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Chimalpahin Quauhtlehuanitzin, Domingo Francisco de San Antón Muñón (1997) Codex Chimalpahin, ed. and trans. by Arthur J. O. Anderson and Susan Schroeder, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, pages 80–81
  • Kartunnen, Frances (1983) An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, Austin: University of Texas Press, page 15
  • Sahagún, Bernardino de (1981) Florentine Codex: Book 1 - The Gods, ed. and trans. by Arthur J. O. Anderson and Charles E. Dibble, 2nd ed., rev. edition, Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, page 30

FrenchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Classical Nahuatl āxōlōtl.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

axolotl m ‎(plural axolotls)

  1. axolotl

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