Tizocic (TR39r)

Tizocic (TR39r)
Compound Glyph

Glyph or Iconographic Image Description: 

This multicolored drawing of the compound glyph for the personal name Tizocic ("He Who Makes Sacrifices") is attested here as a man's name.

Description, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Gloss Image: 
Date of Manuscript: 

ca. 1550–1563

Creator's Location (and place coverage): 

Mexico City

Semantic Categories: 
Cultural Content, Credit: 

Jeff Haskett-Wood

Parts (compounds or simplex + notation): 
Reading Order (Compounds or Simplex + Notation): 

tlahtoani, tlatoani, tecuhtli, tecutli, teuctli, gobernadores, emperadores, nombres, sacrificios, penitencias

Glyph or Iconographic Image: 
Relevant Nahuatl Dictionary Word(s): 

Tizocic, fifteenth-century ruler of Tenochtitlan, https://nahuatl.wired-humanities.org/content/tizocic
huitz(tli), thorn, https://nahuatl.wired-humanities.org-content-huitztli

Glyph/Icon Name, Spanish Translation: 

Él Que Hace Sacrificios o Penitencias

Spanish Translation, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Image Source: 

Telleriano-Remensis Codex, folio 39 recto, MS Mexicain 385, Gallica digital collection, https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b8458267s/f103.item.zoom

Image Source, Rights: 

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