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NAHUATL: THE INFLUENCE OF SPANISH ON THE LANGUAGE OF THE AZTECS

@inproceedings{Castillo2016NAHUATLTI,
  title={NAHUATL: THE INFLUENCE OF SPANISH ON THE LANGUAGE OF THE AZTECS},
  author={Nicol{\'a}s del Castillo},
  year={2016}
}
The Spanish Conquest of Mexico in the 16 century was responsible for a cultural diffusion in the realm of linguistics. The contact of the conquistadors from the Iberian Peninsula with the indigenous people of what is now Mexico set conditions for the exchange of customs and traditions. One area of culture that served to shape cultural contact is in the field of language. The Spanish came into contact with Nahuatl, the language of the Aztecs. Dalby a writer of the Aztecs, gives a brief… Expand
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