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Guera_Kabrona_AZ
03-31-2007, 03:00 AM
ok,so my sister is gona have a baby
do any of you know any aztec,or mayan names...boy n girl names...
with the meaning,if so help me out.

Ralo El Dorado
03-31-2007, 03:02 AM
Here's a Mayan one: Apocolypto

:mrgreen:

Wizdom
03-31-2007, 08:09 AM
Try this!

Boy - "Google"
Girl - "Google"

INDEPENDENT CHICANA
03-31-2007, 08:28 AM
^^ Lmao!! .... Did You Try Doing An Internet Search .. I Found A Website Along Time Ago When I Was Preg Of My Kids...but I Didn't Use Any Cause I Couldn't Pronounce Them .. And No One Could Give Me The Correct Meaning

LilDreams
03-31-2007, 08:31 AM
Citlalli is aztec.. pero i dont know the meaning...lol

Wizdom
03-31-2007, 08:31 AM
What pisses me off is when I had my little girl Santana, I knew I wanted that name for a girl. But when I get on the interent I see other names that sound good too. But when I look at hershe looks like a Santana..........

D-TOWN
03-31-2007, 09:07 AM
heres a girl name: chicahua...

Ralo El Dorado
04-01-2007, 12:23 AM
Tonantzin is a Nahuatl word that translates to Mother Earth or Madre Tierra

Sweet_Temperz
04-01-2007, 12:42 AM
Itzel :]

Ralo El Dorado
04-01-2007, 12:45 AM
^ is that Mayan or Mexica and what does it mean :?

QMX
04-01-2007, 01:18 AM
quimichipilli is a good name

Sweet_Temperz
04-01-2007, 01:25 AM
^ is that Mayan or Mexica and what does it mean :?

Mayan and it means "Rainbow Lady" :]

I like it, b/c after a really stormy day, the sun comes out, and a rainbow appears. Eh, corny but i LOVE it!

lizdlt
04-01-2007, 01:59 AM
quetzal i like that...

also naiya

and maya

ExtaZy
04-01-2007, 07:37 PM
aztec name- atziri

tecpaocelotl
04-01-2007, 08:03 PM
Citlalli is aztec.. pero i dont know the meaning...lol

Star.

Tonantzin is a Nahuatl word that translates to Mother Earth or Madre Tierra

It actually means Our Dear Mother.

Itzel :]

Mean Unique, but I see nothing unique about it bc I know a lot of girls with that name. LOL.

Dee
04-01-2007, 08:16 PM
what about Xochilt (sp?) Tec?

Ralo El Dorado
04-01-2007, 08:17 PM
^ como la flor con mucho amor

Dee
04-01-2007, 08:19 PM
^Selena? lol

Celestino
04-01-2007, 08:20 PM
NAHUALT NAMES

AKAPICHTLI : handful of reeds
AKATL : water reed
AKAUXOCHITL : sunflower
AKAZIHTLI : hare of the reed bed
AKETZALLI : precious water
AKOLNAWATL : near the water’s bend
AKOWATL : aquatic serpent
AKZAYAKATL : universe observer
AMEYALXOCHITL : spring flower ( water spring )
ATLANXOCHITL : sea flower
ATLETL : fire and water ( life, multiple force )
AWACHTLI : morning mist
AXIUHTLI : turquoise
AXOLOWA : he who has ajolotes ( type of lizard )
AYOTOCHTLI : turtle rabbit ( armadillo )
CHALCHIWITL : that which is precious
CHIAUKATL : caterpillar serpent
CHIKOEHEKATL : seven wind
CHIMALAXOCHITL : water flower shield
EHEKAKOWATL : air serpent
EHEKATL : the wind
ILWIKATL : cosmos
ILWITEMOK : descending cosmos
ITZAKOYOTL : white coyote
ITZAKPAPALOTL : white butterfly
ITZKOWATL : obsidian serpent
ITZPAPALOTL : butterfly of light
IXTLILIPAKATL : happy face
IXTLILTON : black face
IXWALXOCHITL : flowery plant
IZPAPALOTL : obsidian butterfly
IZTAKAZTATL : white stork
IZTAKECHOLLI : white flamingo
IZTAKIAWITL : white rain
IZTAMIXKOWATL : cloud serpent
IZTAMIZTLI : white cloud
IZTAMOTZAN : white horse
IZTATLOTLI : white sparrowhawk
IZTAZONTLI : white hair
IZTATLAOLLI : white corn
IZTAXOCHITL : white flower
KECHOLLIKETZALLI : precious flamingo
KETZALIWITL : precious world
KETZALIZTLI : emerald
KETZALKEN : ketzal clothing
KETZALKIWITL : precious rain
KETZALKOWATL : precious serpent
KETZALMAKITZU : ketzal bracelet
KETZALTOTOTL : precious bird ( ketzal )
KETZALZIWATL : precious woman
KETZAXILOTL : primordial corn
KIAKETZALLI : precious rain
KIAUHTEKATL : lord of the rain
KIAWITLETL : rain of fire
KOCHIPILLI : sleepy child
KOPILLIKETZALLI : precious headdress
KOWAPAKI : happy serpent
KOWATLAKTOA : talking serpent
KOWATLAWAK : celestial serpent
KOYOTL : coyote
KOZAUTLEKWILLI : yellow brazier
KOZKAKUAHTLI : necklace eagle
KUAUHIXTLI : eagle face
KUAUHKOATL : eagle serpent
KUAUHPITZAWAK : thin tree
KUAUHPOPOKA : smoking tree
KUAUHTEMOK : descending eagle
KUAUHTLEKO : ascending eagle
KUAUHTOCHTLI : tree rabbit ( squirrel )
KUAUHTONAK : solar eagle
KUAUHXIKALLI : water gourd
KUAUHZIN : respectable water
KUAUHZIWATL : eagle woman
KWIKAPEUPEKAYOTL : song begginings
MAKWILXOCHITL : five flower
MALINALLI : small herb
MALINALXOCHITL : herbal flower
MATLALWIKATL : blue sky
MATLALKOWATL : dark blue serpent
MATLALTOTOTL : blue bird
MATLALXOCHITL : blue flower
MAZAKOWATL : deer serpent
MAZATL : deer
MELANKAYOMEXIKA : true Mexikan
MEXIKATL : Mexikan
MEZTLIXOCHITL : lunar flower
MIAWATL : maize ear
MIAUHXOCHITL : maize flower
MIKIZTLI : restless or stillness ( death )
MIKTLANTEKUHTLI : lord of the stillness
MIZKOWATL : cloud serpent
MIZTLI : pluma
MOWANIPAHPAKI : with you i’m happy
NANAKATL : mushroom
NANZIWAN : dear mother
NAWAYAKATL : four reed
NAWIMAZATL : four deer
NAWIOLLIN : four movement
NAWITEKPATL : four stone
NIMITZTLAZOHTLA : i love you
NIYOLPAKI : i ‘m happy
OHTOKANI : traveler
OMETOCHTLI : two rabbit
OZELOPAN : ocelot banner
OZELOTL : ocelot
OZOMATLI : monkey
PAINALZITLI : fast hare
TEATZELWANI : he who brushes with water
TENOCH : hard prickly pear
METL : maguey
TEOTLETL : energy of fire
TEKITZILWITL : venerable hummingbird
TETLAZOHTLANI : love giver
TEZKATLIPOKATL : black smoking mirror
TEZKAWITZIL : hummingbird of mirrors
TEZAPAPALOTL : respectable ash butterfly
TLAHAYESTLI : red blood
TLAKAYAOTL : man of war ( warrior )
TLALTEKATL : person of the earth
TLALTEKUHTLI : lord of the earth
TLAMAKAZKE : wiseman
TLANEZATL : morning dew
TLATLAUKITEZKATL : red mirror ( sun )
TLALYOLLOTL : heart of the earth
TLAZOZIWAPILLI : young loveful girl
TLILKOWATL : black serpent
TLILKWETZPALLIN : black lizard
TLILTLOTLI : black sparrowhawk
TLILTOTOTL : black bird ( crow )
TOCHKWITLAPILLI : young rabbit face
TOLTEKATL : an artist
TONALPAPALOTL : solar butterfly
TONALKOZKATL : solar necklace
TOPILLI : our son
TOTAHTLI : our father
TOTOLANAWAK : bird of Anawak
TOZITLI : our grandmother
WETOCHTLI : old rabbit
WEZIPAKTLI : old caiman
WITZILATL : water hummingbird
WITZILLIWITL : hummingbird feather
XIUHKOZKATL : turquoise mirror
XOCHIKETZALLI : beautiful flower
XOCHIKOZKATL : beautiful necklace
XOCHILIZTLI : moon dream
XOCHIMETL: maguey flower
XOCHIMITL : flower arrow
XOCHIPAPALOTL : flower butterfly
XOCHIPITZAWAK : small flower
XOCHITLAKETZALLI : small evening flower
XOCHITLAKTOLL : he who possesses the waters
XOCHITLANEXTLI : morning flower
XOKOWATL : dear cocoa
YAOKWIXTLI : sparrowhawk of war
TOAZIWATL : woman warrior
YETLANEZI : cosmic morning
YOLOHXOCHITL : heart flower
YOLPAKILIZTLI : happiness
ZANTZONMEKATL : four hundred ropes
ZEMPOWALXOCHITL : twenty flower
ZITLALKOWATL : serpent of the stars
ZITLALLI : star
ZITLALMAKWAWITL : baton of stars ( makwawilli )
ZITLALPOPOKATL : comet
ZITLALTLAZOH : star of my love
TONALNA Mother of Light MADRE DE LA LUZ F
HIUHTONAL Precious Light LUZ PRECIOSA F
YOLTZIN Small Heart PEQUEÑO CORAZÒN
IZEL Unique, One of a kind UNICO(A)
ZELTZIN Delicate Delicada
XOCHIYOTL Heart of Gentile Flower CORAZON DE LA GENTIL FLOR
IXCATZIN Cotton-Like COMO ALGODON
CITLALMINA Comet Tail FLECHAS DE LAS ESTRELLAS (METEORO)
TLANEXTLI Brillance, Radiance, Splendidness BRILLO, RADIANTE, ESPLENDOR
NOXOCHICOZTLI Necklace of flowers COLLAR DE FLORES
NELLI Truth VERDAD
YOLIHUANI Source of Life Fuente de Vida
TLAZOHTLALONI Man HOMBRE, FORMA MASCULINA
TEOXIHUITL Turquoise, Beautiful, Divine TURQUEZA, PRESIOSO(A) DIVINO
XICOHTENCATL (ANGERED BUMBLEBEE) Jicote Enfurecido
UEMAN VENERABLE TIEMPO
TLACAELEL Diligent Person PERSONA DILIGENTE
EHECATL Wind Serpent SERPIENTE DE VIENTO
TLANEXTIC Western Light LUZ PONIENTE
TONAHUAC Single Posessor of Light UNICO DE LA LUZ POSESIBA
UETZCAYOTL Essence of Light LA ESCENCIA DE LA LUZ
ZIPACTONAL Peaceful Light LUZ HARMONICA
MOYOLEHUANI In Love ENAMORADO(a)
XIHUITL Comet COMETA
XOCHICOTZIN Small Flower Wreath PEQUEÑO COLLAR DE FLORES
TEPILTZIN Priviledged Child HIJO PRIBILEGIADO
TLAZOHTZIN Loved One QUIEN ES AMADO
HUITZILIHUITL Feather from Hungry Bird PLUMA DE AVE HAMBRIENTA
YOLYAMANITZIN Considerate PERSONA CONSIDERADA
XOCHIQUETZAL Most Beautiful Flower/Feather LA MAS PRESCIOSA FLOR, PLUMAJE DE FLOR
YOLOXOCHITL Flower of the Heart FLOR DEL CORAZON

tecpaocelotl
04-01-2007, 10:47 PM
what about Xochilt (sp?) Tec?

It's Xochitl which means flower.

Ralo El Dorado
04-01-2007, 11:07 PM
It actually means Our Dear Mother.

How do you translate Our Dear Mother into Spanish :?

Guera Kabrowna

A good Indian name is Tupac

QMX
04-01-2007, 11:49 PM
please, no more Xochitls and Citlalis, way too common.

tecpaocelotl
04-02-2007, 08:57 AM
How do you translate Our Dear Mother into Spanish :?

Guera Kabrowna

A good Indian name is Tupac

They translated as Nuestra Madre Santa or Nuestra mamacita. In Spanish, somehow they belittle the tzin part. No idea why.

Guera_Kabrona_AZ
04-02-2007, 05:52 PM
thanks everyone!!!....

NAHUALT NAMES

AKAPICHTLI : handful of reeds
AKATL : water reed
AKAUXOCHITL : sunflower
AKAZIHTLI : hare of the reed bed
AKETZALLI : precious water
AKOLNAWATL : near the water’s bend
AKOWATL : aquatic serpent
AKZAYAKATL : universe observer
AMEYALXOCHITL : spring flower ( water spring )
ATLANXOCHITL : sea flower
ATLETL : fire and water ( life, multiple force )
AWACHTLI : morning mist
AXIUHTLI : turquoise
AXOLOWA : he who has ajolotes ( type of lizard )
AYOTOCHTLI : turtle rabbit ( armadillo )
CHALCHIWITL : that which is precious
CHIAUKATL : caterpillar serpent
CHIKOEHEKATL : seven wind
CHIMALAXOCHITL : water flower shield
EHEKAKOWATL : air serpent
EHEKATL : the wind
ILWIKATL : cosmos
ILWITEMOK : descending cosmos
ITZAKOYOTL : white coyote
ITZAKPAPALOTL : white butterfly
ITZKOWATL : obsidian serpent
ITZPAPALOTL : butterfly of light
IXTLILIPAKATL : happy face
IXTLILTON : black face
IXWALXOCHITL : flowery plant
IZPAPALOTL : obsidian butterfly
IZTAKAZTATL : white stork
IZTAKECHOLLI : white flamingo
IZTAKIAWITL : white rain
IZTAMIXKOWATL : cloud serpent
IZTAMIZTLI : white cloud
IZTAMOTZAN : white horse
IZTATLOTLI : white sparrowhawk
IZTAZONTLI : white hair
IZTATLAOLLI : white corn
IZTAXOCHITL : white flower
KECHOLLIKETZALLI : precious flamingo
KETZALIWITL : precious world
KETZALIZTLI : emerald
KETZALKEN : ketzal clothing
KETZALKIWITL : precious rain
KETZALKOWATL : precious serpent
KETZALMAKITZU : ketzal bracelet
KETZALTOTOTL : precious bird ( ketzal )
KETZALZIWATL : precious woman
KETZAXILOTL : primordial corn
KIAKETZALLI : precious rain
KIAUHTEKATL : lord of the rain
KIAWITLETL : rain of fire
KOCHIPILLI : sleepy child
KOPILLIKETZALLI : precious headdress
KOWAPAKI : happy serpent
KOWATLAKTOA : talking serpent
KOWATLAWAK : celestial serpent
KOYOTL : coyote
KOZAUTLEKWILLI : yellow brazier
KOZKAKUAHTLI : necklace eagle
KUAUHIXTLI : eagle face
KUAUHKOATL : eagle serpent
KUAUHPITZAWAK : thin tree
KUAUHPOPOKA : smoking tree
KUAUHTEMOK : descending eagle
KUAUHTLEKO : ascending eagle
KUAUHTOCHTLI : tree rabbit ( squirrel )
KUAUHTONAK : solar eagle
KUAUHXIKALLI : water gourd
KUAUHZIN : respectable water
KUAUHZIWATL : eagle woman
KWIKAPEUPEKAYOTL : song begginings
MAKWILXOCHITL : five flower
MALINALLI : small herb
MALINALXOCHITL : herbal flower
MATLALWIKATL : blue sky
MATLALKOWATL : dark blue serpent
MATLALTOTOTL : blue bird
MATLALXOCHITL : blue flower
MAZAKOWATL : deer serpent
MAZATL : deer
MELANKAYOMEXIKA : true Mexikan
MEXIKATL : Mexikan
MEZTLIXOCHITL : lunar flower
MIAWATL : maize ear
MIAUHXOCHITL : maize flower
MIKIZTLI : restless or stillness ( death )
MIKTLANTEKUHTLI : lord of the stillness
MIZKOWATL : cloud serpent
MIZTLI : pluma
MOWANIPAHPAKI : with you i’m happy
NANAKATL : mushroom
NANZIWAN : dear mother
NAWAYAKATL : four reed
NAWIMAZATL : four deer
NAWIOLLIN : four movement
NAWITEKPATL : four stone
NIMITZTLAZOHTLA : i love you
NIYOLPAKI : i ‘m happy
OHTOKANI : traveler
OMETOCHTLI : two rabbit
OZELOPAN : ocelot banner
OZELOTL : ocelot
OZOMATLI : monkey
PAINALZITLI : fast hare
TEATZELWANI : he who brushes with water
TENOCH : hard prickly pear
METL : maguey
TEOTLETL : energy of fire
TEKITZILWITL : venerable hummingbird
TETLAZOHTLANI : love giver
TEZKATLIPOKATL : black smoking mirror
TEZKAWITZIL : hummingbird of mirrors
TEZAPAPALOTL : respectable ash butterfly
TLAHAYESTLI : red blood
TLAKAYAOTL : man of war ( warrior )
TLALTEKATL : person of the earth
TLALTEKUHTLI : lord of the earth
TLAMAKAZKE : wiseman
TLANEZATL : morning dew
TLATLAUKITEZKATL : red mirror ( sun )
TLALYOLLOTL : heart of the earth
TLAZOZIWAPILLI : young loveful girl
TLILKOWATL : black serpent
TLILKWETZPALLIN : black lizard
TLILTLOTLI : black sparrowhawk
TLILTOTOTL : black bird ( crow )
TOCHKWITLAPILLI : young rabbit face
TOLTEKATL : an artist
TONALPAPALOTL : solar butterfly
TONALKOZKATL : solar necklace
TOPILLI : our son
TOTAHTLI : our father
TOTOLANAWAK : bird of Anawak
TOZITLI : our grandmother
WETOCHTLI : old rabbit
WEZIPAKTLI : old caiman
WITZILATL : water hummingbird
WITZILLIWITL : hummingbird feather
XIUHKOZKATL : turquoise mirror
XOCHIKETZALLI : beautiful flower
XOCHIKOZKATL : beautiful necklace
XOCHILIZTLI : moon dream
XOCHIMETL: maguey flower
XOCHIMITL : flower arrow
XOCHIPAPALOTL : flower butterfly
XOCHIPITZAWAK : small flower
XOCHITLAKETZALLI : small evening flower
XOCHITLAKTOLL : he who possesses the waters
XOCHITLANEXTLI : morning flower
XOKOWATL : dear cocoa
YAOKWIXTLI : sparrowhawk of war
TOAZIWATL : woman warrior
YETLANEZI : cosmic morning
YOLOHXOCHITL : heart flower
YOLPAKILIZTLI : happiness
ZANTZONMEKATL : four hundred ropes
ZEMPOWALXOCHITL : twenty flower
ZITLALKOWATL : serpent of the stars
ZITLALLI : star
ZITLALMAKWAWITL : baton of stars ( makwawilli )
ZITLALPOPOKATL : comet
ZITLALTLAZOH : star of my love
TONALNA Mother of Light MADRE DE LA LUZ F
HIUHTONAL Precious Light LUZ PRECIOSA F
YOLTZIN Small Heart PEQUEÑO CORAZÒN
IZEL Unique, One of a kind UNICO(A)
ZELTZIN Delicate Delicada
XOCHIYOTL Heart of Gentile Flower CORAZON DE LA GENTIL FLOR
IXCATZIN Cotton-Like COMO ALGODON
CITLALMINA Comet Tail FLECHAS DE LAS ESTRELLAS (METEORO)
TLANEXTLI Brillance, Radiance, Splendidness BRILLO, RADIANTE, ESPLENDOR
NOXOCHICOZTLI Necklace of flowers COLLAR DE FLORES
NELLI Truth VERDAD
YOLIHUANI Source of Life Fuente de Vida
TLAZOHTLALONI Man HOMBRE, FORMA MASCULINA
TEOXIHUITL Turquoise, Beautiful, Divine TURQUEZA, PRESIOSO(A) DIVINO
XICOHTENCATL (ANGERED BUMBLEBEE) Jicote Enfurecido
UEMAN VENERABLE TIEMPO
TLACAELEL Diligent Person PERSONA DILIGENTE
EHECATL Wind Serpent SERPIENTE DE VIENTO
TLANEXTIC Western Light LUZ PONIENTE
TONAHUAC Single Posessor of Light UNICO DE LA LUZ POSESIBA
UETZCAYOTL Essence of Light LA ESCENCIA DE LA LUZ
ZIPACTONAL Peaceful Light LUZ HARMONICA
MOYOLEHUANI In Love ENAMORADO(a)
XIHUITL Comet COMETA
XOCHICOTZIN Small Flower Wreath PEQUEÑO COLLAR DE FLORES
TEPILTZIN Priviledged Child HIJO PRIBILEGIADO
TLAZOHTZIN Loved One QUIEN ES AMADO
HUITZILIHUITL Feather from Hungry Bird PLUMA DE AVE HAMBRIENTA
YOLYAMANITZIN Considerate PERSONA CONSIDERADA
XOCHIQUETZAL Most Beautiful Flower/Feather LA MAS PRESCIOSA FLOR, PLUMAJE DE FLOR
YOLOXOCHITL Flower of the Heart FLOR DEL CORAZON

Thanks! this helps alot.

Celestino
04-02-2007, 09:02 PM
don't thank me thank all the people who have posted these things before I just saved the list because i liked them and if i oneday have a kid i want them to have an indigenous name.

Ralo El Dorado
04-02-2007, 09:17 PM
Guera Kabrowna,

here's one:

Shaqwanda

Mean Unique, but I see nothing unique about it bc I know a lot of girls with that name. LOL.

Itzel is a uniqe name.

I haven't heard it before until now so it is a unique name unless you hang around with a lot of Mexica Chicanos