tzontecomatl

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tzontli (hair) +‎ tecomatl (gourd, vessel), literally (“hair gourd”).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t͡sonteˈkomat͡ɬ/

Noun[edit]

tzontecomatl (absolutive plural tzontecomameh)

  1. head, skull

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References[edit]

  • 1992, Frances Karttunen, An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, University of Oklahoma Press, page 318: