mitl

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Central Nahuatl[edit]

Noun[edit]

mitl (inanimate)

  1. arrow, dart

References[edit]

  • Medina, Genaro. (1999) Curso de Nahuatl, University of Americas, Cholula, Puebla p. 88.

Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Karttunen likens it with mīna, mīni (to prick, pierce).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mītl

  1. arrow, dart

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Frances Karttunen (1992) An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, University of Oklahoma Press, page 149
  • James Lockhart (2001) Nahuatl as Written: Lessons in Older Written Nahuatl, with Copious Examples and Texts, Stanford University Press, page 225
  • J. Richard Andrews (2003) Workbook for Introduction to Classical Nahuatl, Revised Edition, University of Oklahoma Press, page 236