michin

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Central Nahuatl[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

michin (animate, plural michimeh)

  1. fish

References[edit]

  • Mancilla Sepulveda, Héctor. (2002) Lecciones de Náhuatl, Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico City p. 162.

Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Highland Puebla Nahuatl mich, michi, michi̱n, Tetelcingo Nahuatl mi̱chi̱.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

michin (animate, plural mīmichtin)

  1. fish

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Alonso de Molina (2008) Vocabulario en lengua castellana y mexicana y mexicana y castellana (1571), Editorial Porrúa, pages 95, 56
  • Andrews, J. Richard (2003) Workbook for Introduction to Classical Nahuatl, rev. ed., Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, page 236
  • Chimalpahin Quauhtlehuanitzin, Domingo Francisco de San Antón Muñón (1997) Codex Chimalpahin, ed. and trans. by Arthur J. O. Anderson and Susan Schroeder, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, pages 80–81
  • Karttunen, Frances (1983) An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, Austin: University of Texas Press, page 146
  • Lockhart, James (2001) Nahuatl as Written: Lessons in Older Written Nahuatl, with Copious Examples and Texts, Stanford: Stanford University Press, page 225

Pipil[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Classical Nahuatl michin (fish).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (standard) IPA(key): /ˈmit͡ʃiŋ/

Noun[edit]

michin (plural mijmichin)

  1. fish
    Kisket ka tayua pal kitzkiat ne mijmichin
    They went out at night to catch the fish