Acxotlan (MH621r)

Acxotlan (MH621r)
Simplex Glyph

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Date of Manuscript: 


Creator's Location (and place coverage): 

Huejotzingo, Puebla

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Cultural Content & Iconography: 
Cultural Content, Credit: 

Jeff Haskett-Wood


branches, ramas, árboles, trees, rituales, rituals

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Relevant Nahuatl Dictionary Word(s): 

acxoya(tl), laurel or fir branches used in penitential offerings,
-tlan (locative suffix), near,

Glyph/Icon Name, Spanish Translation: 

Cerca de los Acxoyates

Spanish Translation, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Image Source: 

Matrícula de Huexotzinco, folio 621r, World Digital Library,

Image Source, Rights: 

This manuscript is hosted by the Library of Congress and the World Digital Library; used here with the Creative Commons, “Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 License” (CC-BY-NC-SAq 3.0).

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