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

Central NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Classical Nahuatl calli.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

calli

  1. house.

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 inan (plural calli)

  1. (it is) an enclosed habitational space, a house or room
  2. (it is) the third day sign of the Aztec tōnalpōhualli, 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”.
Related termsEdit
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Central Huasteca Nahuatl: kali
  • Central Nahuatl: calli

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.

ExtremaduranEdit

NounEdit

calli f (plural callis)

  1. street

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkal.li/
  • Rhymes: -alli
  • Hyphenation: càl‧li

NounEdit

calli f

  1. plural of calle

NounEdit

calli m

  1. plural of callo

LatinEdit

NounEdit

callī

  1. genitive singular of callum