Tollan

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

tōlin (rushes) + -tlān, -lān (place).

Proper noun[edit]

Tōllān

  1. Tollan/Tula.
    • 17C: Chimalpahin, "History or Chronicle with Its Calendar of the Mexica Years"
      ye yuh nepa matlactlōmahio xihuitl, opoliuh yn altepetl Tullam, ynic cenmanque momoyahuaque nonohualca Tullam tlaca
      (it was fourteen years after the altepetl of Tollan had been destroyed; when the Nonohualca and people of Tollan scattered and dispersed)
  2. A large city; a metropolis.
    • 17C: Lope de Vega (Spanish), Bartolomé de Alva (Nahuatl tr.), The Mother of the Best, f. 58r
      çā yè huel Tollan; nechpatzmictia in yxquich tlacatl
      (It's a regular Tula! All the people crush me to death)

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References[edit]

  • 2003, Andrews, J. Richard, Introduction to Classical Nahuatl, revised edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, page p. 496:
  • 2003, Andrews, J. Richard, Workbook for Introduction to Classical Nahuatl, revised edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, page p. 255:
  • 1997, Chimalpahin Cuauhtlehuanitzin, Domingo Francisco de San Antón Muñón, Codex Chimalpahin: society and politics in Mexico Tenochtitlan, Tlatelolco, Texcoco, Culhuacan, and other Nahua altepetl in central Mexico: the Nahuatl and Spanish annals and accounts collected and recorded by don Domingo de San Antón Muñón Chimalpahin Quauhtlehuanitzin, edited and translated by Arthur J. O. Anderson and Susan Schroeder, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, page vol. 1, pp. 26–177:
  • 1983, Frances Karttunen, An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, Austin: University of Texas Press, page p. 244:
  • 2001, James Lockhart, Nahuatl as Written: Lessons in Older Written Nahuatl, with Copious Examples and Texts, Stanford: Stanford University Press, page p. 240:
  • 2008, Barry D. Sell; Louise M. Burkhart; Elizabeth R. Wright (eds. and trans.), Nahuatl Theater, Volume 3: Spanish Golden Age Drama in Mexican Translation, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, page p. 327: