Calaten (MH504r)

Calaten (MH504r)
Simplex Glyph

Glyph or Iconographic Image Description: 

This black-line drawing of the simplex glyph for the personal name Calaten ("Frog Lip," attested here as a man's name) shows a bird's eye view of a frog on a diagonal, head down, heading toward the lower left corner of the space. The frog has a head, four legs, and a tail, and its body is spotted. The last part of the name, -ten (lip, edge) is not shown (or not highlighted) visually.

Description, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Gloss Image: 
Gloss Diplomatic Transcription: 

pedro
calaten

Gloss Normalization: 

Pedro Calaten

Gloss Analysis, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Date of Manuscript: 

1560

Creator's Location (and place coverage): 

Huejotzingo, Puebla, Mexico

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Syntax (patterns): 
Cultural Content, Credit: 

Jeff Haskett-Wood

Keywords: 

frogs, ranas

Glyph or Iconographic Image: 
Relevant Nahuatl Dictionary Word(s): 
Glyph/Icon Name, Spanish Translation: 

La Rana

Spanish Translation, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Image Source: 
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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