miquiliztli

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From miqui (to die) +‎ -liztli. Compare miquiztli (death).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mikiˈlis.t͡ɬi/

Noun[edit]

miquiliztli

  1. death
  2. mortality (death on a large scale)

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References[edit]

  • 1992, Frances Karttunen, An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, University of Oklahoma Press, page 148: