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Tonalli*:

day

Trecena:

13-day period

Cempoalilhuitl:

20-day period

Xihuitl:

solar year
 
 

* If you were born between 12am and before sunrise, use the previous Gregorian day because days in the Azteca/Mexica calendar start at sunrise.

(Correlation: Ruben Ochoa)

The significance of this day

So only here they are gathered, assembled, brought together, amassed, and arranged in succession. We place them in clusters and join and put them together. So only these are being clustered, brought together, joined together, set separately, arranged in procession and in succession, the different numbers of the series, with their assigned tasks: Two House, Three Lizard, Four Serpent, Five Death, Six Deer, Seven Rabbit, Eight Water, Nine Dog, Ten Monkey, Eleven Grass, Twelve Reed, Thirteen Ocelot. (Florentine Codex, Dibble and Anderson, bk 4, page 106)