Colotlan

noun Co·lot·lan \ˌkōlōtˈlän\

Definition of Colotlan

plural

Colotlan

or

Colotlans

  1. 1 :  a Piman people in Jalisco, Mexico

  2. 2 :  a member of the Colotlan people

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Origin and Etymology of colotlan

borrowed from Spanish colotlán, from Colotlán, municipalty and river in northern Jalisco, borrowed from Nahuatl Cōlōtlān, from cōlō-, stem of cōlōtl “scorpion” + -tlān, locative suffix


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