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Definition of Chalchihuitl

Chalchihuitl
Chalchihuitl Chal`chi*huitl" (ch[.a]l`ch[-e]*w[-e]tl"), n. (Min.) The Mexican name for turquoise. See Turquoise.

Meaning of Chalchihuitl from wikipedia

- mineral as callais (from Ancient Gr**** κάλαϊς) and the Aztecs knew it as chalchi****tl. The word turquoise dates to the 17th century and is derived from the...
- Chalchiuhtlicue [t͡ʃaːɬt͡ʃiwˈt͡ɬikʷeː] (from chālchi****tl [t͡ʃaːɬˈt͡ʃiwit͡ɬ] "jade" and cuēitl [kʷeːit͡ɬ] "skirt") (also spelled Chalciuhtlicue, Chalchiuhcueye...
- estimates are that "about 15,000 tons of rock had been removed from Mt. Chalchi****tl using stone tools before 1700." In 1727, Louis Denys (Denis) (1675–1741)...
- view Cerrillos Turquoise from the Browns' turquoise claim, The Little Chalchi****tl. Los Cerrillos is located at 35°26′14″N 106°7′36″W / 35.43722°N 106...
- site is within the "Sierra de Chalchi****tes" – from the Nahuatl word chalchí****tl, the name means "precious stone" – where the Chalchi****tes-Chichimec...
- and s**** strung along at intervals, with pieces of the sacred green chalchi****tl ... Allan A. Macfarlan, Paulette Jumeau Macfarlan, Knotcraft, the practical...
- name of the muni****lity is of Nahuatl origin and comes from the words chalchi****tl = chalchi****te [2] = xomulli hollow, hole, y-llan = suffix of location...
- Piña Chan (1999). The second, in English, is the similarly titled In Chalchi****tl in quetzalli/Precious Greenstone Precious Quetzal Feather edited by Eloise...
- cotton blankets and carved stones for necklace, which they called "chalchi****tl" or green stone, commonly called jade. Colonial history In colonial times...
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