atl

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See also: alt, ATL, ált, ātl, and Atl.

Central Huasteca Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Nahuatl ātl

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /atɬ/, [atɬ]

Noun[edit]

atl

  1. water

References[edit]


Central Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Nahuatl ātl

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /atɬ/, [atɬ]

Noun[edit]

atl (inanimate)

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Medina, Genaro. (1999) Curso de Nahuatl, University of Americas, Cholula, Puebla p. 88.

Classical Nahuatl[edit]

The glyph for the day sign ātl "water" (far right), in the Codex Magliabechiano

Alternative forms[edit]

  • athl (obsolete spelling)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nahuan [Term?], from Proto-Uto-Aztecan *pa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaːt͡ɬ/, [áːt͡ɬ]

Noun[edit]

ātl (inanimate)

  1. (it is) water
  2. (figuratively) (it is) urine
  3. (it is) the ninth of the twenty day signs of the tōnalpōhualli; a stream of water
    • 16th c., Codex Magliabechiano, f. 12r.
      matlatli ho̊me / athl. q̃ quiere / dezir doçe aguas.
      matlatli ho̊me / athl. that is, twelve waters.

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Central Huasteca Nahuatl: atl
  • Central Nahuatl: atl
  • Eastern Huasteca Nahuatl: atl
  • Mecayapan Nahuatl: a̱ꞌ
  • Temascaltepec Nahuatl: atl
  • Tetelcingo Nahuatl: ötl

References[edit]

  • Alonso de Molina (1571) Vocabulario en lengua castellana y mexicana y mexicana y castellana, Editorial Porrúa, pages 8r

Eastern Huasteca Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Classical Nahuatl ātl

Noun[edit]

atl

  1. water

Derived Terms[edit]


Guerrero Nahuatl[edit]

Noun[edit]

atl

  1. water

Temascaltepec Nahuatl[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Nahuatl ātl

Noun[edit]

atl (i atl)

  1. atl.