What is Huastec?

Huastec definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun, plural HuasA.tecs, (especially collectively) HuasA.tec for 1.
a member of an Indian people of Mexico.
a Mayan language, the language of the Huastecs.

Origin of Huastec1835a??45; Mexican Spanish huasteco Nahuatl huA?xtA?catl person from HuA?xtlA?n, equivalent to huA?x(in) a tropical tree that produces edible pods + -tlA?n locative suffix, -tA?catl suffix of ethnic names

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