from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A member of a Mesoamerican Indian people centered at Monte Albán in southern Mexico, whose civilization reached its height around A.D. 300-900.
- n. A modern-day descendant of this people.
- n. Any of a group of related languages spoken in southern Mexico.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A member of an indigenous people of Mexico, concentrated in the state of Oaxaca and spread into some neighbouring states.
- proper n. Any of a group of Oto-Manguean languages spoken by the Zapotec people.
- adj. Of or relating to the Zapotec people.
- adj. Of or relating to their language.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to the language or culture of the Zapotec people
- n. a member of a large tribe of Mesoamericans living in southern Mexico whose civilization flourished around 300 to 900
- n. the language of the Zapotec
Zapotec is one of sixteen indigenous cultures still thriving today in the state of Oaxaca.
March of the Zapotec is the sound of the more traditional aspects of Beirut with lots of old world, European influences, while
This is to inform you that we are doing all kind of Zapotec rugs and blankets and other textiles
At UCLA and other schools, some students are forgoing French, Spanish and Chinese to try indigenous Latin American languages such as Zapotec, Mixtec and Quechua.
Chinese to try rarely offered indigenous Latin American languages such as Zapotec, Mixtec,
I look forward to that Zapotec-style lunch and to the journey that will take me through yet another beautiful part of Mexico.
You can have a Zapotec style lunch there in a nice restaurant on the highway soon after you pass the crest of the mountain.
The story goes that most men died during the Revolution and that the Zapotec women imported men to the area.
Another difference with other Zapotec villages is that homosexuality is totally accepted.
The wedding party got out of hand when some Zapotec guests and Spanish guests started a fight.
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