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Central NahuatlEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

michin (animate, plural michimeh)

  1. fish

ReferencesEdit

  • Mancilla Sepulveda, Héctor. (2002) Lecciones de Náhuatl, Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico City p. 162.

Classical NahuatlEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

michin (animate, plural mīmichtin or michmeh)

  1. fish

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


NahuatlEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

michin

  1. fish
  2. (Mecayapan) a particular kind of fish (Spanish robalo)

SynonymsEdit

  • (fish in general): to̱poj (Mecayapan)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Andrews, J. Richard (2003) Workbook for Introduction to Classical Nahuatl, rev. ed., Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, page 236
  • Brewer, Forrest; Jean G. Brewer (1962) Vocabulario mexicano de Telecingo, Morelos: castellano-mexicano, mexicano-castellano, México: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, pages 76, 141
  • 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
  • Karttunen, Frances (1983) An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, Austin: University of Texas Press, page 146
  • Lockhart, James (2001) Nahuatl as Written: Lessons in Older Written Nahuatl, with Copious Examples and Texts, Stanford: Stanford University Press, page 225
  • Wolgemuth, Carl et al. (2002) Diccionario náhuatl de los municipios de Mecayapan y Tatahuicapan de Juárez, Veracruz[1], 2nd electronic ed., Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, pages 83, 253

PipilEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nahuan *mich-ɨm. Compare Classical Nahuatl michin (fish).

PronunciationEdit

  • (standard) IPA(key): /ˈmit͡ʃiŋ/

NounEdit

michin (plural mijmichin)

  1. fish
    Kisket ka tayua pal kitzkiat ne mijmichin
    They went out at night to catch the fish