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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

michin (animate, plural mīmichtin or michmeh)

  1. fish

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Nahuatl[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

michin

  1. fish
  2. (Mecayapan) a particular kind of fish (Spanish robalo)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (fish in general): to̱poj (Mecayapan)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Andrews, J. Richard (2003) Workbook for Introduction to Classical Nahuatl, rev. ed., Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, page 236
  • Brewer, Forrest; Jean G. Brewer (1962) Vocabulario mexicano de Telecingo, Morelos: castellano-mexicano, mexicano-castellano, México: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, pages 76, 141
  • 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
  • Wolgemuth, Carl et al. (2002) Diccionario náhuatl de los municipios de Mecayapan y Tatahuicapan de Juárez, Veracruz[1], 2nd electronic ed., Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, pages 83, 253

Pipil[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nahuan *mich-ɨm. 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