Acacitli


Acacitli

Acacitli (Nahuatl for "reed hare"; pronounced|aːkaˈsiʔtɬi) was a Mexica chief and one of the "founding fathers" of Tenochtitlan, the capital of the Aztec empire.

According to the "Crónica mexicayotl", his daughter Tezcatlan Miyahuatzin was married to Acamapichtli, the first "tlatoani" of Tenochtitlan, and gave birth to Huitzilihuitl. [Chimalpahin (1997): pp. 36–37.]

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*cite book |author=Berdan, Frances F |coauthors=Patricia Rieff Anawalt |year=1997 |title=The Essential Codex Mendoza |location=Berkeley |publisher=University of California Press |pages=p. 5 |isbn=0520204549
*cite book |author=Chimalpahin Cuauhtlehuanitzin, Domingo Francisco de San Antón Muñón |authorlink=Chimalpahin |year=1997 |chapter=Mexican History or Chronicle |title=Codex Chimalpahin: society and politics in Mexico Tenochtitlan, Tlatelolco, Texcoco, Culhuacan, and other Nahua altepetl in central Mexico: the Nahuatl and Spanish annals and accounts collected by don Domingo de San Antón Muñón Chimalpahin Quauhtlehuanitzin |others=edited and translated by Arthur J. O. Anderson and Susan Schroeder |location=Norman |publisher=University of Oklahoma Press |pages=pp. 25–177 |isbn=0-8061-2921-2
*cite book |author=García Granados, Rafael |authorlink=Rafael García Granados |year=1952 |chapter= 3 Acacitli |title=Diccionario Biográfico de Historia Antigua de Méjico |location=Méjico |publisher=Instituto de Historia |pages=vol. 1, p. 2

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