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Toltec Indian Language (Tolteca)

The Toltecs were a legendary civilization of ancient Mexico. According to Aztec oral and written history, they were the ancestors of the Aztecs (though some scholars believe they were a mythological race rather than a distinct civilization.) The Toltec language has not survived; if the Toltecs were real people rather than mythological, then their language was probably a precursor to the Nahuatl language of the Aztecs. Unlike the Aztecs, the Toltecs did not have a writing system of their own.

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Online Toltec Resources

Civilizations in America: The Toltecs
     Discussion of the ancient Toltec culture, with links.
The Toltecs
     Summary of what is known about the ancient Toltecs.
Civilizations of the Toltecs and Aztecs:
     Information and links about these two related Mexican civilizations.
Toltec Legends:
    Collection of Toltec Indian legends and folktales.
Toltec Culture:
     Wikipedia article on the Toltecs.

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