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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 (Central Time), use the previous Gregorian day because days in the Azteca/Mexica calendar start at sunrise.

(Correlation: Ruben Ochoa)

The significance of this day

And Two Flint Knife, and Three Rain, Four Flower, Five Crocodile, Six Wind, Seven House, Eight Lizard, Nine Serpent, Ten Death, Eleven Deer, Twelve Rabbit; and thus it came to an end with Thirteen Water. Later, then, they made them all favorable. So they regarded as good the conclusion of a series of day signs, as hath been told in many places. When this group of day signs ended. (Florentine Codex, Dibble and Anderson, bk 4, page 85)