Aztec

noun
Az·tec | \ ˈaz-ˌtek \

Definition of Aztec 

1a : a member of a Nahuatl-speaking people that founded the Mexican empire conquered by Cortes in 1519

b : a member of any people under Aztec influence

2 : nahuatl

Other words from Aztec

Aztecan \ˈaz-ˌte-kən, ˌaz-ˈte- \ adjective

First Known Use of Aztec

1810, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for Aztec

Spanish azteca, from Nahuatl aztēcah, plural of aztēcatl

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