Definition of Toltec
: a member of a people that dominated central and southern Mexico prior to the Aztecs
Toltecanplay \-ən\ adjective
Origin and Etymology of toltec
Spanish tolteca, from Nahuatl tōltēcah, plural of tōltēcatl, literally, person from Tōllān (now Tula de Allende, Mexico)
First Known Use: 1787
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