tlilcoatl

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Nahuatl[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tiːlkowaːʔ/ (Mecayapan and Tatahuicapan)

Etymology[edit]

tlilli (charcoal; ink; black) +‎ coatl (snake)

Noun[edit]

tlilcoatl

  1. A kind of black snake.

References[edit]

  • Karttunen, Frances (1983) An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, Austin: University of Texas Press, page 308
  • 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 192, 226, 264