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]

From Proto-Nahuan *mičim.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

michin (animate, plural mīmichtin)

  1. fish

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

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

Mecayapan Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nahuan *mičim.

Noun[edit]

michin

  1. (Tatahuicapan) fish
  2. (Mecayapan) snook

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Elson, Benjamin F.; Gutiérrez G., Donaciano, Diccionario popoluca de la Sierra, Veracruz (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 41)‎[1] (in Spanish), Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., 1999, →ISBN, page 106

Pipil[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nahuan *mičim.

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