Spanish loan words via Aztec

Statement of Responsibility:
Nordell, Norman
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Date:
1984
Publisher:
Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc.
Part Of Series:
SIL Mexico Workpapers 5
Extent:
pages 9-23
Description:
This paper attempts to demonstrate that as the lingua franca of the day, Aztec (Nahuatl) was the intermediary language via which loan words from 16th century Spanish entered several indigenous languages of Mesoamerica.
Publication Status:
Published
Country:
Mexico
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Subject:
Comparative and historical studies
Borrowing
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Entry Number:
10861