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a European personal name for a female, taken by some indigenous women in the sixteenth century, but more common in contemporary times (see attestations)

to sustain, keep up
(a loanword from Spanish)

James Lockhart, Nahuatl as Written: Lessons in Older Written Nahuatl, with Copious Examples and Texts (Stanford: Stanford University Press and UCLA Latin American Studies, 2001), 232.