Cuahuitlehua (MH536r)

Cuahuitlehua (MH536r)
Simplex Glyph

Glyph or Iconographic Image Description: 

This black-line drawing of the simplex glyph for the personal name Cuahuitlehua (“Season of Renewal,” attested here as a man’s name) shows a frontal view of a tree with a branch on either side and new leaves on each branch. The tree's trunk has some shading (three-dimensionality), and the tree's roots are visible.

Gloss Image: 
Gloss Diplomatic Transcription: 

antonio quahuitlehua

Gloss Normalization: 

Antonio Cuahuitlehua

Gloss Analysis, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Date of Manuscript: 


Creator's Location (and place coverage): 

Huejotzingo, Puebla, Mexico

Semantic Categories: 
Cultural Content, Credit: 

Jeff Haskett-Wood

Other Cultural Influences: 

fiestas_ spring_ primavera_ new leaves_ nuevas hojas_ trees, árboles_ calendarios_ tiempo

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

Mes Cuando los Árboles Reviven

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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