noun hue·huetl \(ˈ)wā¦(h)wāəl\

Definition of huehuetl



  1. :  an ancient vertically cylindrical Mexican Indian drum usually hollowed from a tree trunk and fitted with a skin head

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Origin and Etymology of huehuetl

Mexican Spanish, from Nahuatl

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to cast off or become cast off

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