cenote

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish cenote, from Yucatec Maya tsʼonot.

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Noun[edit]

cenote (plural cenotes)

  1. A deep natural well or sinkhole, especially in Central America, formed by the collapse of surface limestone that exposes ground water underneath, and sometimes used by the ancient Mayans for sacrificial offerings.

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish cenote, from Yucatec Maya tsʼonot.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cenote m (plural cenotes)

  1. cenote

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish cenote, from Yucatec Maya tsʼonot.

Noun[edit]

cenote m (invariable)

  1. cenote

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Yucatec Maya tsʼonot.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cenote m (plural cenotes)

  1. cenote

Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: cenote
  • English: cenote
  • French: cénote
  • Italian: cenote

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Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish cenote, from Yucatec Maya tsʼonot.

Noun[edit]

cenote c

  1. cenote

Declension[edit]

Declension of cenote 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative cenote cenoten cenoter cenoterna
Genitive cenotes cenotens cenoters cenoternas