temazcalli

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tēma (to pour, bathe by pouring) +‎ calli (house, structure).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

temāzcalli (plural temāzcaltin)

  1. A sweat lodge, sweat bath.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • temazcalli” in the Nahuatl Dictionary, University of Oregon, 2011.