Chichimec

noun
Chi·​chi·​mec | \ˈchēchəˌmek\
variants: or Chichimeca \ˌ⸗⸗ˈmākə \ or Chichimeco \-​ˈmā(ˌ)kō \
plural Chichimec or Chichimecs or Chichimeca or Chichimecas or Chichimeco or Chichimecos

Definition of Chichimec 

1a : any one of the Nahuatlan peoples in Mexico before the rise of the Aztec empire

b : a warlike people of northern Mexico

c : a member of any such people

2 : the language of the Chichimec people

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Other Words from Chichimec

Chichimecan \¦⸗⸗¦mākən, -​mek-​ \ adjective

History and Etymology for Chichimec

Spanish chichimeca, from Nahuatl chichimecatl

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