Cocoliloc (MH658r)

Cocoliloc (MH658r)
Simplex Glyph

Glyph or Iconographic Image Description: 

This black-line drawing of the simplex glyph for the personal name Cocoliloc ("One Who is Hated") is attested here as a man’s name. It shows a hand-held stick hitting the head of a man. The head is shown in profile, facing toward the viewer's right. The hand holding the stick is a right hand.

Description, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Added Analysis: 

This glyph is somewhat reminiscent of some of the glyphs for Cocol, where a man's hair is being pulled, suggesting a quarrel. See below.

Added Analysis, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Gloss Image: 
Gloss Diplomatic Transcription: 

dio cocoliloc

Gloss Normalization: 

Diego Cocoliloc

Gloss Analysis, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Date of Manuscript: 


Creator's Location (and place coverage): 

Huejotzingo, Puebla

Semantic Categories: 
Cultural Content, Credit: 

Jeff Haskett-Wood

Shapes and Perspectives: 

pegar, odiar, frases, nombres de hombres

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


Spanish Translation, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Image Source: 

Matrícula de Huexotzinco, folio 658r, 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).

Historical Contextualizing Image: