Aztec Warrior Names That Fully Represent the Mesoamerican Civilization

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The Aztec civilization ruled central Mexico in the 15th century. As a warring people, the Aztecs took great pride in having strong warrior names that not only invoked fear in their rival communities but paid tribute to the Aztec god or goddess to whom the warrior in question owed allegiance. In many cases, the names given to the warrior or warrior caste had multiple meanings, both obvious and hidden. To say the Aztecs were fierce would be to understate the matter. … Continue reading the article