Associations to the word «Aztec»


AZTEC, noun. A Mexica.
AZTEC, noun. A Nahua.
AZTEC, proper noun. The Nahuatl language.
AZTEC, proper noun. A city in New Mexico
AZTEC, adjective. Of or pertaining to the Mexica people.
AZTEC, adjective. Of or pertaining to the Nahuas.
AZTEC, adjective. Of or pertaining to the Nahuatl language.
AZTEC GOLD, noun. The gold of the Aztecs, that was taken by Hernán Cortés in the conquest of Mexico. Associated with pirates.
AZTEC PYRAMID, noun. One of a number of monumental structures built by the Aztec civilization in the shape of a pyramid with a rectangular base.
AZTEC PYRAMIDS, noun. Plural of Aztec pyramid

Dictionary definition

AZTEC, noun. A member of the Nahuatl people who established an empire in Mexico that was overthrown by Cortes in 1519.

Wise words

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