Zapotec: Wikis

  
  

Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Zapotec or zapoteca may refer to:

Cultures and languages

  • Zapotec civilization, a historical indigenous pre-Columbian civilization and archaeological culture of central Mexico
  • Zapotec languages, a group of closely-related indigenous Mesoamerican languages
  • Zapotec peoples, contemporary indigenous peoples of Mexico
  • Zapotecan languages, a group of related Oto-Manguan languages (including Zapotec languages), of central Mesoamerica

Animals and plants

Music


Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

Contents

English

Wikipedia-logo.png
Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Etymology

From Spanish zapoteca, from Nahuatl Tzapotēcah, plural of Tzapotēcatl "inhabitant of the place of sapote".

Noun

Singular
Zapotec

Plural
Zapotecs

Zapotec (plural Zapotecs)

  1. A member of an indigenous people of Mexico, concentrated in the state of Oaxaca and spread into some neighbouring states.

Translations

Proper noun

Singular
Zapotec

Plural
-

Zapotec

  1. Any of a group of Oto-Manguean languages spoken by the Zapotec people.

Translations

Adjective

Zapotec

  1. Of or relating to the Zapotec people.
  2. Of or relating to their language.

Synonyms

Translations

The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Help:How to check translations.

Simple English

Zapotec could mean:








Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message