Definition of Mazahua in US English:

Mazahua

noun

  • 1A member of a Central American Indian people inhabiting an area of Mexico to the north and west of Mexico City.

  • 2(Any one of) the Oto-Pamean languages spoken by the Mazahuas.

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or designating the Mazahuas or their language.

Origin

Late 18th century. From American Spanish mazahua from Mazahua mazahua, self-designation.

Pronunciation

Mazahua

/məˈzɑːwə/