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Quotes of aztec

  1. Everything that is really Mexican is either Aztec or Spanish. – Edward Burnett Tylor

Usage examples for aztec

  1. The workmanship was archaic, older than any Aztec art Kirby knew, older than Toltec, older far, he ventured to guess, than even earliest archaic Mayan carvings. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, December 1930 by Various
  2. Do you know the old Aztec legends? – Children of the Desert by Louis Dodge
  3. It swept over the ancient Aztec empire down to the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. – Greener Than You Think by Ward Moore
  4. The secretario at once told us that Citlaltepec was not the point we ought to aim for, as it was purely Aztec our best plan was to go to Tamalin, where we would find one congregation of Huaxtecs. – In Indian Mexico (1908) by Frederick Starr
  5. Shortly after the close of the Civil War, General Grant gave a reception at the White House to the Aztec Society, composed of officers who served in the War with Mexico and their descendants. – A Portrait of Old George Town by Grace Dunlop Ecker