map of the world outlined in corn @ Oaxaca 12.2007
Corn = Maíz

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Maíz, also known as corn, is a large grain plant first domesticated by Indigenous peoples in Mexico about 10,000 years ago.
National Corn Day in Mexico

mazorcade 5,000 anos revelala historia del maiz
Conoce 30 Partes del Maíz en Náhuatl y su significado en Español


Do you know how to say 'corn' in Indigenous languages?
¿Sabes cómo decir "maíz" en lenguas indígenas?

Corn = Sentli in the indigenous language, Nahuatl

Zapotec: zhuub
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Corn Fair in Teotitlán del Valle (Feria del Maíz) 12.2014

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