tlanicuilulco, guerrero

Michael McCafferty mmccaffe at
Sat Oct 8 15:01:43 UTC 2011

Quoting juan Vazquez <juanvazquezvaz at>:

> I need help in finding out the meaning of TLANICUILULCO........
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This is a fun word, as it can take you in several directions. It will 
be interesting to see what the term means.

To me it seems to be composed of the following:

tlan(i) 'downwards' + (i)hcuilu:lo: 'it is written, painted' + -co "place".

That tlan-, of course, also looks like 'tooth'.

Monequi nimitzilhuiz ahmo nicmati inezca inin altepetocaitl.


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