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Aztec

Az·tec

Aztec

 
pronunciation:
aez tek
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a member of an Indian people who had an advanced civilization in central Mexico before the Spaniards conquered them in 1519.
definition 2: the extinct language of this people.
definition 3: a group of Mexican and Central American Indian peoples; Nahuatl.
definition 4: the Nahuatl language or related languages.
derivation: Aztecan (adj.)