[ nah-gwahl, -wahl ]
/ nɑˈgwɑl, -ˈwɑl /


a guardian spirit among Mexican and Central American Indians, believed to reside in an animal.

Origin of nagual

< Mexican Spanish nagual, nahual < Nahuatl nāhualli

Related forms

na·gual·ism, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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