colli

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

colli

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive form of collar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive form of collar
  3. third-person singular imperative form of collar

Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly related to cōloa (to bend).

Noun[edit]

cōlli (absolutive plural cōltin, possessive singular īcōl)

  1. grandfather
    • c. 1609: Tezozomoc, Chimalpahin, Cronica mexicayotl, f. 18r.
      yn huehuetque yllamatque. catca yn tocihuan tocolhuan yn tachtõhuan yn tomintonhuan yn topiptonhuã yn tochichicahuan
      (those who were the ancient ones, men and women, our grandmothers, grandfathers, great-grandfathers, great-great grandparents, great-grandmothers, our forefathers)

Usage notes[edit]

Usually occurs with a possessive prefix, such as tēcōl "one's grandfather" or nocōl "my grandfather".

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • 2003, Andrews, J. Richard, Workbook for Introduction to Classical Nahuatl, edition rev. ed., Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, page p. 214:
  • 1997, Chimalpahin Quauhtlehuanitzin, Domingo Francisco de San Antón Muñón, Codex Chimalpahin, ed. and trans. by Arthur J. O. Anderson and Susan Schroeder, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, page vol. 1, pp. 60–61:
  • 1983, Karttunen, Frances, An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, Austin: University of Texas Press, page p. 40:
  • 2001, Lockhart, James, Nahuatl as Written: Lessons in Older Written Nahuatl, with Copious Examples and Texts, Stanford: Stanford University Press, page p. 215:

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

colli m

  1. plural form of collo
  2. plural form of colle

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

collī

  1. genitive singular of collum