Michoacán

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English[edit]

Map of Mexico highlighting Michoacán

Etymology[edit]

Nahuatl Michhuahcan(place of fish), from michhuah(possessor of fish)

Proper noun[edit]

Michoacán

  1. A state of Mexico.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Nahuatl michhuahcān(place of fish; fishers), from michhuah(one who has fish).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mi.t͡ʃoa̯ˈkan], [mi.t͡ʃwaˈkan]
  • Rhymes: -an

Proper noun[edit]

Michoacán m

  1. A state of Mexico.

Synonyms[edit]

  • MC (abbreviation)

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