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cemanahuactli imachiyo

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Classical NahuatlEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From cemānāhuactli (the world) +‎ īmachiyo (its model).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [se.maː.naːˈwák.t͡ɬi iː.maˈt͡ʃí.jo]

NounEdit

cemānāhuactli īmachiyo (inanimate)

  1. (it is) a map of the world; a terrestrial globe.
  2. (it is) a chart of the cosmos; an armillary sphere.

ReferencesEdit

  • Alonso de Molina (1571) Vocabulario en lengua castellana y mexicana y mexicana y castellana, Editorial Porrúa, pages 82r