nahualism

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Etymology[edit]

nahual +‎ -ism. The first element is from Nahuatl nahualli (sorcerer, spirit, animal form a person may take).

Noun[edit]

nahualism (uncountable)

  1. The Mesoamerican belief that (certain) human beings can transform into animals.

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