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Central NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Classical Nahuatl tlaxcalli

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

tlaxcalli (inanimate)

  1. Tortilla.

ReferencesEdit

  • Medina, Genaro. (1999) Curso de Nahuatl, University of Americas, Cholula, Puebla p. 88.

Classical NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

From tla- +‎ ixca (to bake) +‎ -lli.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tlaxcalli (inanimate)

  1. maize tortilla
  2. bread

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Alonso de Molina (1571) Vocabulario en lengua castellana y mexicana y mexicana y castellana, Editorial Porrúa, pages 92r, 145v

Eastern Huasteca NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate to Classical Nahuatl tlaxcalli

NounEdit

tlaxcalli

  1. tortilla.