(More) Basic Nahuatl Phrases (pt.2)

What is your name?
Tle motoca?/Quen motoca?
My name is …
Notoca …
Do you speak Nahuatl?
Titlahtoa nahuatl?
Where am I
Canin nicah?
What do you want?
Tle ticnequi?
Where are you going?
Campa in timohuica?
What is going on?
Tlein pano?
What time is it?
Tlein imanin?
What do you need?
Tlein motech monequi?
Don’t leave.
Macamo xiquiza
Have a good trip.
Ma cualli ohtli.
Where are you going?
Campa tiyauh?
Please come here.
Xihualla, nimitztlatlauhtia.
You are very kind.
Cencah ticualli.
What’s new?
Tlen yancuic onca?
Thank you for everything.
Tlazohcamati pampa nochi.
See you another day.
Occe tonalli titottazqueh.
I’m leaving now.
Ye niyauh.
I don’t like this….
Ahmo tlen nechpactia inin …
We’re leaving now.
Ye tiahue.
It is a pleasure to meet you.
Huel nipaqui miac nimitzixmati.
I’m very happy to have seen you.
Cecenca nipaqui in onimitzittac
I am very hungry.
I am very thirsty.
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5th generation Chicano-P'urhepecha from Venice, CA. Graff artist now mostly creating via digital design mediums and channels. A Native-Indigenous Spiritual Run organizer since 2005, I stay active in building, educating, and defending, Ndgns self-identity, values, sacred sites, and knowledge of self. I also do presentations for high schools, colleges, and community learning spaces.

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