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San Francisco Soyaniquilpan in Municipality of Soyaniquilpan, Estado de Mexico, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

Soyaniquilpan

 
 
Soyaniquilpan Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 23, 2020
1. Soyaniquilpan Marker
Inscription.  

Soyaniquilpan
De Tzayaniquilpan o Tzatzayaniquilpan: Tzayani o tzatzayani, que rompe o hiende
Quilitl, yerba Atl, agua Pan, en "En el agua de tzayaniquilitl, o sea la yerba que rompe o hiende".
Patrimonio Cultural del Edo. de México, 1979.

English translation:
Soyaniquilpan
From Tzayaniquilpan or Tzatzayaniquilpan: Tzayani or tzatzayani, something that breakes up or dissolves.
Quilitl, an herb or plant; Atl, Water and Pan, in
"In the water of tzayaniquilitl, that is, the plant that breaks up or boils".
Cultural Heritage of the State of Mexico, 1979.
 
Erected 1979 by Patrimonio Cultural del Estado de México.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans.
 
Location. 20° 0.806′ N, 99° 31.661′ W. Marker is in San Francisco Soyaniquilpan, Estado de Mexico, in Municipality of Soyaniquilpan. Marker is on 16 de Septiembre, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Francisco Soyaniquilpan, Estado de Mexico 54280, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other
Soyaniquilpan Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 23, 2020
2. Soyaniquilpan Marker
The marker is on the right of the main entrance to the Presidencia Municipal of Soyaniquilpan.
markers are within 8 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Soyaniquilpan de Juárez (here, next to this marker); The Bicentennial Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Parish of San Francisco de Asís (within shouting distance of this marker); Chapel of the Virgen of Carmen (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line); Municipality of Jilotepec (approx. 6.8 kilometers away); Famous Sons of Jilotepec (approx. 6.8 kilometers away); Jilotepec (approx. 6.8 kilometers away); Benito Juárez Memorial (approx. 6.8 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco Soyaniquilpan.
 
An additional sign on the origin of the name Soyaniquilpan image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 23, 2020
3. An additional sign on the origin of the name Soyaniquilpan
This sign is at a small park to the northwest of the featured marker on Emiliano Zapata Poniente.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 23, 2020, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 23, 2020, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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