[uh-nah-wahk; Spanish ah-nah-wahk]
- the central plateau of Mexico, between the Sierra Madre Occidental and the Sierra Madre Oriental ranges (3700 to 9000 feet; 1128 to 2743 meters): center of former Aztec civilization.
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Examples from the Web for anahuac
But not all the nations of Anahuac fell under the dominion of the Aztecs.Mexico
Charles Reginald Enock
Their sway seems to have been confined for a long time to Anahuac.Ancient America, in Notes on American Archaeology
John D. Baldwin
Such are the shores of Anahuac—the shores of the Mexican Sea.The Rifle Rangers
Captain Mayne Reid
I was out of tobacco, and I started across the prairie to Anahuac.
He had next to make sure of the subjugation of the other tribes of Anahuac.Mexico