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to swim under water

to raise and lower the head frequently, like a crazy person


to be soaked (see Karttunen)

to enjoy oneself and have great pleasure; to make something with faults and defects


to insert something repeatedly; or, to moisten something (see Karttunen)

to be watery, wet; to fill up with water, to flood (see Karttunen)

to become satiated with water, after all
for water to drip from s.t. wet that is hanging after all.

swollen, bloated

to pour water on s.o. or s.t. after all.
1. for s.t. to melt from the heat, after all. 2. to add water to dough in order to soften it, after all.
for s.t. to melt, after all.

there is drinking; everyone drinks (central Mexico, sixteenth century)
R. Joe Campbell, Florentine Codex Vocabulary, 1997 .

drink was provided (central Mexico, sixteenth century)
R. Joe Campbell, Florentine Codex Vocabulary, 1997 .

for things to be carried away by water (see Karttunen)

something very ripe, soft (see Karttunen)

an ancient Mexica lord who reached Tenochtitlan; he gave his daughter Xiuhcuetzin to Acamapichtli to help him produce a child when his wife Illancueitl could not (all according to Chimalpahin)

(central Mexico, seventeenth century)
Codex Chimalpahin: Society and Politics in Mexico Tenochtitlan, Tlatelolco, Culhuacan, and Other Nahuatl Altepetl in Central Mexico; The Nahuatl and Spanish Annals and Accounts Collected and Recorded by don Domingo de San Antón Muñón Chimalpahin Quauhtlehuanitzin, eds. and transl. Arthur J. O. Anderson and Susan Schroeder (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1997), vol. 2, 82–83.

the act of coming to know something completely

to wet one's pants out of fear (see Molina)

to fetch water, after all.
to fetch water for s.o., after all.