huitz

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Verb[edit]

huītz (irregular)

  1. to come

Conjugation[edit]

  • The root for the plural (present) forms is huītzeh.

References[edit]

  • 2011, Michel Launey; Christopher Mackay, An Introduction to Classical Nahuatl, Amazon Kindle: Cambridge University Press, page Loc 1612:

Nahuatl[edit]

Verb[edit]

huitz

  1. to come, go towards
    Mexico in cihuatl huitz.
    The woman is coming to Mexico.

"Huitz" is an irregular verb. Its plural root is huitze.

  1. Cuix huitze in cocoyo?
    Are the coyotes coming?

Note: 'huitz' is derived from the verb 'hui', meaning 'to go', and -tz, a directional modifier.