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Nahuatl

native people of southern Mexico and Central America, including the Aztecs; also their language, 1822, from Spanish, from Nahuatl (Aztecan) Nahuatl, the people's name, "something that makes an agreeable sound; someone who speaks well or speaks one's own language." As a language name, it was usually in the compound form nahuatlahotol-li.

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Definitions of Nahuatl from WordNet

Nahuatl (n.)
a member of any of various Indian peoples of central Mexico;
Nahuatl (n.)
the Uto-Aztecan language spoken by the Nahuatl;
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