-tin

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-tin

  1. Used to form the plural of absolutive noun forms.
Examples:
cihuāpīpiltin, plural form of cihuāpilli (noblewoman)
mācēhualtin, plural form of mācēhualli (commoner)
nānāmictin, plural form of nāmictli (spouse)

Usage notes[edit]

Some nouns pluralized with -tin undergo the reduplication of their first or second syllable.

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