Tezcatlan Miyahuatzin

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Tezcatlan Miyahuatzin
Residence Tenochtitlan
Title Queen of Tenochtitlan
Spouse(s) Acamapichtli
Children Huitzilihuitl
Parent(s) Acacitli

Tezcatlan Miyahuatzin (fl. 14th century) was the second Queen of Tenochtitlan.

Tezcatlan Miyahuatzin was a daughter of Acacitli. She married Acamapichtli, the first king of Tenochtitlan. She was a mother of his successor Huitzilihuitl and grandmother of kings Chimalpopoca and Moctezuma I and princes Tlacaelel and Huehue Zaca. Her son had many more children, so she had many more grandchildren. She lived in a harmony with Ilancueitl, Acamapichtli's first wife.

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  • Chimalpahin Cuauhtlehuanitzin, Domingo Francisco de San Antón Muñón (1997). "Mexican History or Chronicle". Codex Chimalpahin: society and politics in Mexico Tenochtitlan, Tlatelolco, Texcoco, Culhuacan, and other Nahua altepetl in central Mexico: the Nahuatl and Spanish annals and accounts collected by don Domingo de San Antón Muñón Chimalpahin Quauhtlehuanitzin. Edited and translated by Arthur J. O. Anderson and Susan Schroeder. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press. pp. 25–177. ISBN 0-8061-2921-2. 

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Regnal titles
Preceded by
Position created
Queen of Tenochtitlan
1376–1395
(estimated)
Succeeded by
Wives of Huitzilihuitl