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Nahuatl

Alternative spellings

Etymology

miztli "puma" + -ton (diminutive). C.f. miztontli "puma cub".

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /mistoːn/
  • IPA: /mistoː/
  • IPA: /mɪstu/ (Tetelcingo)

Noun

mizton

  1. Domestic cat.

References

  • Brewer, Forrest; Jean G. Brewer (1962). Vocabulario mexicano de Telecingo, Morelos: castellano-mexicano, mexicano-castellano, pp. 47, 143, México: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano.
  • Karttunen, Frances (1983). An Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl, pp. 149–150, Austin: University of Texas Press.
  • Wolgemuth, Carl et al. (2002). Diccionario náhuatl de los municipios de Mecayapan y Tatahuicapan de Juárez, Veracruz, 2nd electronic ed., pp. 84, 236, Instituto Lingüístico de Verano.

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