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Chichimec

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology — History of the Americas.

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A general term used to refer to simple village farmers living on the northern fringes of Mesoamerica around the turn of the 1st millennium ad. The Chichimec were regarded as...

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Chichimec

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology — History of the Americas.

[CP]

A general term used to refer to simple village farmers living on the northern fringes of Mesoamerica around the turn of the 1st millennium ad. The Chichimec were regarded as...

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Chichimec

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 113 words.

beck, bedeck, check, cheque, Chiang Kai-shek, crosscheck, Czech, deck, dreck, exec, fleck, heck, hitech, keck, lek, neck, peck,

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Chichimec

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 113 words.

beck, bedeck, check, cheque, Chiang Kai-shek, crosscheck, Czech, deck, dreck, exec, fleck, heck, hitech, keck, lek, neck, peck,

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Chichimec

Timothy Darvill.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 77 words.

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A general term used to refer to simple village farmers living on the northern fringes of Mesoamerica around the

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Chichimec

Charlotte M. Gradie.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mesoamerican Cultures

January 2001; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of the Americas. 1400 words.

The ethnonym Chichimec (in Spanish, Chichimeca) is derived from the Nahuatl word chichimecatl (plural, chichimeca), which the

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San Luis Potosí

in Dictionary Plus Social Sciences

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences. 57 words.

A state in north central Mexico, with a capital city of the same name. Originally inhabited by Chichimec Native Americans,

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Mother Goddesses

Jacqueline de Durand-Forest.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mesoamerican Cultures

January 2001; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of the Americas. 1205 words.

In the religion of the pre-Hispanic Nahuas, many maternal fertility goddesses with different origins (Chichimec, Huastec, and others) were borrowed,

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North Central Mexico

Rosa Margarita Brambila Paz and Scott Sessions.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mesoamerican Cultures

January 2001; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of the Americas. 1705 words.

The Chichimec, as marginal cultivators as well as hunter-gatherers, occupied the Teotlalpan tlacochcalco mictlalpan—sixteenth-century Nahuatl for “the plains situated

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Mother Goddesses

Overview page. Subjects: History of the Americas.

In the religion of the pre-Hispanic Nahuas, many maternal fertility goddesses with different origins (Chichimec, Huastec, and others) were borrowed, either during the Nahua migrations or...

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North Central Mexico

Overview page. Subjects: History of the Americas.

The Chichimec, as marginal cultivators as well as hunter-gatherers, occupied the Teotlalpan tlacochcalco mictlalpan—sixteenth-century Nahuatl for “the plains situated to the north of...

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