tac·​a·​ma·​hac ˈta-kə-mə-ˌhak How to pronounce tacamahac (audio)

Word History


Spanish tacamahaca, from Nahuatl tecamac medicinal resin

First Known Use

1739, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of tacamahac was in 1739

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Cite this Entry

“Tacamahac.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tacamahac. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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