[ oh-toh-mahng-gee-uhn, -mang- ]
/ ˌoʊ toʊˈmɑŋ gi ən, -ˈmæŋ- /
a family of American Indian languages spoken in central and southern Mexico, including Mixtec, Zapotec, and Otomi.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of Oto-Manguean
Oto(mian) a subgroup that includes Otomi + Manguean another subgroup; compare Spanish otomangue
Words nearby Oto-Manguean
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020