pochotl

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Nahuatl[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /poːtʃoːtɬ/
  • (Mecayapan, Tatahuicapan) IPA(key): /poːtʃoːʔ/

Noun[edit]

pōchōtl

  1. silk-cotton tree, ceiba
    • 1645: Horacio Carochi, Arte de la lengua mexicana con la declaración de los adverbios della, f. 121r
      mā ihuicpatzinco tihuiān intlàtòcācihuāpilli, in màyuhqui pochōtl, āhuēhuētl, ma itlantzinco titocehuālhuīcān
      vamonos à Nueſtra Señora; es à manera de arbol grande, y ſabino, pongamonos à ſu ſombra.
      Let us go to our Lady, she is like a great tree and cypress, let us put ourselves in her shade.

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References[edit]

  • 2001, Carochi, Horacio, Grammar of the Mexican Language, with an Explanation of its Adverbs (1645), trans. by James Lockhart, Stanford: Stanford University Press, page pp. 444–445:
  • 1983, Karttunen, Frances, An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, Austin: University of Texas Press, page p. 200:
  • 2002, Wolgemuth, Carl et al., Diccionario náhuatl de los municipios de Mecayapan y Tatahuicapan de Juárez, Veracruz[1], 2nd electronic ed., Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, page pp. 112, 222: