Aztec

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noun Az·tec \ ˈaz-ˌtek \

Definition of Aztec

1 a :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

Aztecan

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

Origin and Etymology of aztec

Spanish azteca, from Nahuatl aztēcah, plural of aztēcatl



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