Aztec Submitted Names

These names were used in the Aztec Empire.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Ahuitzotl m Aztec
From āhuitzōtl, "otter" in Nahuatl.... [more]
Atzin m & f Aztec
Means "sacred water" in Nahuatl.
Cipactli m & f Nahuatl, Aztec
Nahuatl unisex name referring to the first daysign in the tonalpohualli, or Aztec day-count. It is possible that pre-Colombian civilisations may have chosen to name their children after the daysign under which they were born... [more]
Edahi m Aztec
Means "wind" in Otomi.
Eztli f & m Aztec
Means "blood" in Nahuatl.
Itzcuauhtli m Aztec
Means "obsidian eagle" in Nahuatl.
Matlal m Aztec, Nahuatl
Means "dark green" in Nahuatl.
Mocteuzma m Aztec
From Classical Nahuatl Motēuczōma (“he who frowns like a lord”), from mo- (“reflexive prefix”) + tēuc- (“lord”) + -zōma (“to frown in anger”).... [more]
Nezahualpilli m Nahuatl, Aztec
Form Nahuatl nezahualli, a fasting collar made out of bands of paper twisted together + pilli "child"... [more]
Tizoc m Aztec
Diminutive of Tizocicatzin.
Tlatilpa m Aztec (Rare)
A name from the Aztec People, its been used in one bloodline of Aztecs'. Meaning is unknown.There is one bloodline of the Aztec people that use this name. They are all related by one common ancestor a Tlatilpa... [more]
Xiuhcuetzin f Aztec
A famous bearer of this name is Xiuhcuetzin, who was a Queen of Tenochtitlan.
Xiuhtezcatl m Aztec
Notable bearer is climate change activist, hip-hop artist, and Earth Guardians, a worldwide conservation organization, leader, Xiuhtezcatl Martinez/Xiuhtezcatl Roske-Martinez.
Yaotl m & f Aztec, Nahuatl
Means "warrior" or "war" in Nahuatl.
Yayauhqui m & f Aztec
Means "black smoking mirror" in Nahuatl.