acoxa

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Nahuatl[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish aguja.

Noun[edit]

acoxa

  1. Needle.
    • 1972: Luz Jiménez, Fernando Horcasitas (ed. & tr.), Life and Death in Milpa Alta, pp. 42–43
      Noihqui tlacamo tzopiniaya ica acoxa ihuan itech iman ocalaquia ica in yolcatl in nacayo nozo icuitlaxehuayo.
      Furthermore, if someone got a needle stuck in his hand, the needle could be extracted with the meat or skin of this animal.

References[edit]

  • 1962, Brewer, Forrest; Jean G. Brewer, Vocabulario mexicano de Telecingo, Morelos: castellano-mexicano, mexicano-castellano, México: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, page pp. 4, 170:
  • 2002, Wolgemuth, Carl et al., Diccionario náhuatl de los municipios de Mecayapan y Tatahuicapan de Juárez, Veracruz[1], 2nd electronic ed., Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, page pp. 4, 213: