adjective see Aztec

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  • Aztecan — noun the Uto Aztecan language spoken by the Aztec • Hypernyms: ↑Uto Aztecan, ↑Uto Aztecan language * * * ˈazˌtekən sometimes ˈaˌste adjective Usage: usually capitalized : of or relating to the Aztec people or their language …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aztecan — adjective Of, pertaining to, or characteristic the Aztecs or their culture Syn: Aztec …   Wiktionary

  • Aztecan — adj. of or pertaining to the Aztecs (people who ruled an ancient empire situated in present day Mexico) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aztecan — az·tec·an …   English syllables

  • Aztecan and Incan Century — the 1000s great stone structures in Mexico and Peru are mute witnesses to these indigenous American cultures the 11th century …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Uto-Aztecan languages — Uto Aztecan Geographic distribution: Western United States, Mexico Linguistic classification: Uto Aztecan Proto language: Proto Uto Aztecan Subdivisions: Hopi …   Wikipedia

  • Corachol–Aztecan languages — Corachol–Aztecan Linguistic classification: Uto Aztecan Southern Corachol–Aztecan Subdivisions: Corachol Nahuan (Aztecan) The Corachol–Aztecan languages are languages o …   Wikipedia

  • Proto-Uto-Aztecan language — The Proto Uto Aztecan language (abbreviated PUA; also sometimes Uto Aztekan, Utoaztekan) is the hypothetical common ancestor of the Uto Aztecan languages.HistoryPhonologyVowelsProto Uto Aztecan is reconstructed as having an unusual five vowel… …   Wikipedia

  • Uto-Aztecan languages — Family of more than 30 American Indian languages spoken in pre Columbian times from the northern Great Basin to Central America. Geographically, Uto Aztecan can be divided into a northern and a southern branch. The northern branch, spoken from… …   Universalium

  • Uto-Aztecan — /yooh toh az tek euhn/, n. 1. an American Indian language family, widespread from Idaho to Central America and from the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific: this family includes Hopi, Ute, Shoshone, Comanche, Nahuatl, Papago, Pima, and other languages …   Universalium

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