- the Aztec god of rain.
Origin of Tlaloc
< Mexican Spanish Tláloc < Nahuatl Tlāloc, equivalent to tlāl(li) earth, land + oc lies, is stretched out
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The third sun was Tlaloc, and the destruction came by a rain of fire.The Evolution of the Dragon
G. Elliot Smith
These and other resemblances show the Kabah inscription to be a Tlaloc.
The Tlaloc eagle is in the head of the staff carried in the hand.
One side (the right-hand) belongs to Tlaloc, the other to Huitzilopochtli.
She is said to have been the wife of Tlaloc, carried off by Tezcatlipoca.Myth, Ritual And Religion, Vol. 2 (of 2)