pohua

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Related to tlapōhua (to cound, read, pay).

Verb[edit]

pōhua

  1. to read
  2. to tell, relate, narrate
  3. to count
  4. to measure
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

pōhua

  1. to brag
  2. to be lofty, haughty or arrogant
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • 1992, Frances Karttunen, An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, University of Oklahoma Press, page 168: