See also: callí, čálli, and calli-

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

calli

  1. plural of callus

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

calli

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive form of callar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive form of callar
  3. third-person singular imperative form of callar

Classical NahuatlEdit

 
The glyph for the day sign calli “house”, from the Codex Magliabechiano.

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Nahuan [Term?], from Proto-Uto-Aztecan *kaliR.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

calli (inanimate)

  1. an enclosed habitational space, a house or room
  2. the third day sign of the Aztec tōnalpōhualli, represented conceptually by a stylized one-room house
    • 16C, Codex Magliabechiano, f. 11v.
      chico açe cale / q̃ quiere dezir / seis casas.
      chico açe cale. [sic] which means “six houses”.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cālli (inanimate)

  1. Wooden or cane tongs used to eat toasted maize.

ReferencesEdit

  • Alonso de Molina (1571) Vocabulario en lengua castellana y mexicana y mexicana y castellana, Editorial Porrúa, pages 25r, 11v
  • Rémi Siméon (1885) Diccionario de la lengua náhuatl o mexicana, Siglo Veintiuno Editores, page 61
  • Laurette Séjourné (1981) El pensamiento náhuatl cifrado por los calendarios, Siglo Veintiuno Editores, page 18

Eastern Huasteca NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nahuan [Term?], from Proto-Uto-Aztecan *kaliR. Cognate to Classical Nahuatl calli

NounEdit

calli (plural caltini)

  1. house.

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

calli f

  1. plural of calle

calli m

  1. plural of callo

LatinEdit

NounEdit

callī

  1. genitive singular of callum