Open main menu

ohueyix metztli

Contents

Classical NahuatlEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the augmented preterite form ōhuēyix (it grew big; has grown big) +‎ mētztli (the moon).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [oːˈwéː.jiʃ ˈméːt͡s.t͡ɬi]

NounEdit

ōhuēyix mētztli (inanimate)

  1. (it is) a full moon

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Alonso de Molina (1571) Vocabulario en lengua castellana y mexicana y mexicana y castellana, Editorial Porrúa, page 79r, 78r
  • Rémi Siméon (1885) Diccionario de la lengua náhuatl o mexicana, Siglo Veintiuno Editores, page 747