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Classical NahuatlEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • tatli (obsolete spelling)

EtymologyEdit

Perhaps ultimately imitative. Compare tata (dad).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tahtli (animate, plural tahtin)

  1. father

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

  • (with regard to gender) nāntli (mother)
  • (with regard to ancestry) conētl (child)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Andrews, J. Richard. (2003) Workbook for Introduction to Classical Nahuatl, Revised Edition, University of Oklahoma Press, p. 249.
  • Karttunen, Frances. (1983) An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, University of Texas Press, p. 214.
  • Lockhart, James. (2001) Nahuatl as Written, Stanford University Press, p. 232.