tlequiquiztli

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tletl "fire" + quiquiztli "trumpet"

Noun[edit]

tlequiquiztli

  1. Firearm; gun; cannon.
    • 1555: Alonso de Molina, Aqui comienca vn vocabulario en la lengua Castellana y Mexicana
      Artilleria tiros. tlequiquiztli.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Andrews, J. Richard. (2003) Workbook for Introduction to Classical Nahuatl, Revised Edition University of Oklahoma Press, p. 261.
  • Karttunen, Frances. (1983) An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl University of Texas Press, p. 308.
  • Lockhart, James. (2001) Nahuatl as Written Stanford University Press, p. 239.