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Definition of the noun Nahualism
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- The Mesoamerican belief in the transformation of humans into animals.
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The Place of Stone Monuments (2010)
Context, Use, and Meaning in Mesoamerica's Preclassic Transition by Julia Guernsey, John E. Clark, Bárbara Arroyo
NAHUALISM IS A CONCEPT THAT HAS LONG been identified in the Mesoamerican belief system: some individuals were believed to be endowed with certain powers, among them the control of natural elements — rain, hail, wind, thunder, ...
by Joseph Sebastian
Nahualism. The term comes from ...
by Walter Robert Thurmond Witschey, Clifford T. Brown
In many Mesoamerican cultures, each person had a familiar spirit, called way in Maya, a practice named nahualism. Often one could speak or commune with ancestors, a practice embodied into the Temple of the Inscriptions at Palenque, ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1914)
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
nahualism (na-hwal'izm), n.
nahualism (nä- hwäl'izm), ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
nahualism (nā- hwäl'izm) ...
nahualism (nä-hwäl'izm), n. Same as *naqualism. Naiad, n. 3. [l. c.] One of the naiades or pearly fresh-water mussels; a fresh-water mollusk as distinguished from an oceanid or marine mollusk.
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Video shows what nahualism means. The Mesoamerican belief that (certain) human beings can transform into animals.. Nahualism Meaning. How to pronounce ...
Scrabble value of N1A1H4U1A1L1I1S1M3
The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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