from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A member of any of various Indian peoples of central Mexico, including the Aztecs.
- n. The Uto-Aztecan language of the Nahuatl.
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- proper n. The polysynthetic Aztecan language spoken by an indigenous people of Mexico.
- proper n. A group of people indigenous to the Central Mexico region spanning multiple tribal groups including the Aztecs.
- proper n. All persons descended from pre-Columbian inhabitants of the Western hemisphere.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a member of any of various Indian peoples of central Mexico
- n. the Uto-Aztecan language spoken by the Nahuatl
Spanish náhuatl, from Nahuatl, that which pleases the ear, from nahua-, audible, intelligent, clear.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Spanish, from Nahuatl nahuatl, nahuatlatolli ("the clear or understandable language"). (Wiktionary)