anything relating to cultivation of plants, also animal husbandry
bodies and body parts of all kinds, human & animal; and how we use those parts; see also appearance and jewelry
includes a wide range of living creatures
human appearance; see also anatomy; see also jewelry/adornment
a range of features and types of buildings and structures
fine arts and practical arts, a wide range (but see also jewelry & adornment, ceramics, etc.)
this category might also capture mental health issues
alcoholic and otherwise
north, south, east, west, up, down, center; ways of seeing the universe
comets, eclipses, stars, etc.
often relates to cooking, eating; but can include sculpture, etc.
relating to youth, children, and babies
relates to foods, beverages; also, trade and "money" (in kind)
bathing, washing, sweeping, putting things in order
not just color names, but things of certain colors
an especially culturally significant food and religious offering
transgressions & consequences of a wide range (not just illegal, per se)
as always, check attestations, not just simple translations of headwords
defined broadly; check attestations for relevance
formal and informal, teaching and learning
happy, sad, angry, anxious, etc. (see also Personality & Behavior, and see Humor)
many kinds of relationships, plus ancestry
special attention to a prominent element in art
practical and ritual uses; smoke is significant here, too
special attention to a prominent feature in the culture
indigenous & imported foods; includes language about eating and preparing food
indigenous & imported; includes neologisms and loanwords
forthcoming -- meanwhile see Sacrificial Offerings
ailments and remedies of a wide range
teasing, joking, laughter, riddles, etc.
empires and empire-building, including merchants, tributes, wars of conquest, etc.
individuals, places, titles, concepts
includes a wide range of regalia, headdresses, fans, etc. (see also Anatomy or Appearance)
relating to work, working conditions (see also Tributes & Service; Occupations)
individual & group ownership of land; boundaries, etc.
evidence of environmental awareness; can relate to place names, rituals
special attention to a particular item in arts and crafts
see also Writing & Literacy
fresh and saltwater vessels, fish & shellfish, bodies of water, etc.
markets, shops, buying, selling, products, occupations, values
specific & general, weight & size, indigenous & imported
metals theme includes items made of metals; imported & indigenous
includes elder speech (huehuetlatolli); see also Humor
usage of coin & goods in kind; payments, loans, etc.
song encompasses poetry, too
augury, spell casting, shape-shifting, see also Religion (Indigenous) and see Dreams
indigenous & Spanish, given names & surnames, and deity names
intersects with Landscape Features
ways of counting, quantifying