Acolhua

noun Acol·hua \ ə-ˈkōl-ˌwä \

Definition of Acolhua

plural Acolhua or Acolhuas
1 :a Nahuatl people of Mexico allied with the Aztec and Tlacopan
2 :a member of the Acolhua people

Acolhuan

\ə-ˈkōl-ˌwän\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of acolhua

Spanish, from Nahuatl, literally, strong men, from acollo shoulder + hua having


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