Definitions for aztecˈæz tɛk
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a member of a Nahuatl-speaking ethnic group that ruled much of central and S Mexico prior to the Spanish conquest in 1521.
any Nahuatl-speaking Indian of the Valley of Mexico in the period prior to and immediately following the Spanish conquest.
(adj.)of or pertaining to the Aztecs or the culture of central Mexico during the period of Aztec dominance.
a member of the Nahuatl people who established an empire in Mexico that was overthrown by Cortes in 1519
The Nahuatl language.
Of or pertaining to the Mexica people.
Of or pertaining to the Nahuas.
Of or pertaining to the Nahuatl language.
Origin: From azteca, from aztēcah, plural of aztēcatl "inhabitant of Aztlan".
of or relating to one of the early races in Mexico that inhabited the great plateau of that country at the time of the Spanish conquest in 1519
one of the Aztec race or people