Tlaloc

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Classical Nahuatl Tlāloc.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Tlaloc

  1. An important Mexica deity; god of rain, fertility and water.

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Tlāloc

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from tlālloh ‎(something earthen, covered in earth), but in any case the first syllable is almost certainly from tlālli ‎(earth).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tlāloc

  1. Tlaloc

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References[edit]

  • 1992, Frances Karttunen, An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, University of Oklahoma Press, page 276: