cihuapilli

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cihuātl(woman) +‎ pilli(noble).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cihuāpilli (absolutive plural cihuāpīpiltin)

  1. noblewoman

References[edit]

  • Frances Karttunen (1992) An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, University of Oklahoma Press, page 34
  • James Lockhart (2001) Nahuatl as Written: Lessons in Older Written Nahuatl, with Copious Examples and Texts, Stanford University Press, page 215