mahomacalli

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Mahoma (Muhammad) + Classical Nahuatl calli (house).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [maˈoː.ma(ʔ)ˈka.lːi]

Noun[edit]

mahōmacalli (inanimate)

  1. A mosque.
    • 1555, Alonso de Molina, Aqui comienca vn vocabulario en la lengua Castellana y Mexicana:
      Mezquita. mahoma tlatla tlauhtilizcalli. mahoma calli.

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