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noun, plural Na·huas, (especially collectively) Na·hua, adjective
  1. Nahuatl.
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Historical Examples of nahua

  • When the Nahua tribes entered Mexico they probably found it inhabited.

    The Prehistoric World

    E. A. Allen

  • This will complete what we have to say of the ruins in territory occupied by the Nahua tribes.

  • This place, according to Sahagun, is the first home of the Nahua nation.

  • In many of the Aztec villages the ancient Nahua language is still spoken.

    The Races of Man

    Joseph Deniker

  • The Nahua area (the ancient Maya and the later Aztec cultures).

    Man, Past and Present

    Agustus Henry Keane