Cihuacoatl (position)

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This article is about the political title. For the fertility goddess, see Cihuacoatl.

The cihuacoatl (Classical Nahuatl: cihuācōātl /siwaːˈkoːaːtɬ/, for "female twin") was a supreme leader (after the Aztec Emperor) or advisor within the Aztec system of government.