An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl

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University of Oklahoma Press, 1992 - Foreign Language Study - 349 pages
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This is a comprehensive modern dictionary of the major indigenous language of Mexico, the language of the Aztecs and many of their neighbors. Nahuatl speakers became literate within a generation of contact with Europeans, and a vast literature has been composed in Nahuatl beginning in the mid-sixteenth century and continuing to the present.


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Page vii - Preparation of this essay was assisted greatly by a grant from the American Council of Learned Societies and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Frances Karttunen is Senior University Research Scientist in the Linguistics Research Center, University of Texas, Austin.

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