What does zapotec mean?

Definitions for zapotec
ˈzæp əˌtɛk, ˈzɑ pə-za·potec

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Zapotec, Zapotecannoun

    a member of a large tribe of Mesoamericans living in southern Mexico whose civilization flourished around 300 to 900

  2. Zapotec, Zapotecanadjective

    the language of the Zapotec

  3. Zapotecadjective

    of or relating to the language or culture of the Zapotec people


  1. Zapotecnoun

    A member of an indigenous people of Mexico, concentrated in the state of Oaxaca and spread into some neighbouring states.

  2. Zapotecadjective

    Of or relating to the Zapotec people.

  3. Zapotecadjective

    Of or relating to their language.

  4. Zapotecnoun

    Any of a group of Oto-Manguean languages spoken by the Zapotec people.

  5. Etymology: From zapoteca, from Tzapotēcah, plural of Tzapotēcatl "inhabitant of the place of sapote".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of zapotec in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of zapotec in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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