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Mayan Ma"yan, a.
1. Designating, or pertaining to, an American Indian
linguistic stock occupying the Mexican States of Veracruz,
Chiapas, Tabasco, Campeche, and Yucatan, together with a
part of Guatemala and a part of Salvador. The Mayan
peoples are dark, short, and brachycephallic, and at the
time of the discovery had attained a higher grade of
culture than any other American people. They cultivated a
variety of crops, were expert in the manufacture and
dyeing of cotton fabrics, used cacao as a medium of
exchange, and were workers of gold, silver, and copper.
Their architecture comprised elaborately carved temples
and places, and they possessed a superior calendar, and a
developed system of hieroglyphic writing, with records
said to go back to about 700 a. d.
2. Of or pertaining to the Mayas.
Meaning of Mayan from wikipedia
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- language, dubbed
by linguists. Linguistic analysis
Proto-Mayan vocabulary suggests
that the original
- The Mayan languages
form a language family spoken
and northern Central
America. Mayan languages
by at least
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life, often speaking
one of the Mayan languages
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- The Mayan numeral system
was the system
to represent numbers
and calendar dates
in the Maya civilization. It was a vigesimal
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- have been suggested. b The Mayan
calendar, used a zero. c Rather
than "0.0.0.0.0", the Mayan
Long Count represented
is a non-codified eclectic collection
of New Age beliefs, influenced
in part by Pre-Columbian Maya mythology
and some folk beliefs
of the modern...
- hieroglyphs, to which
the Maya writing system
is not at all related. Modern Mayan languages
are written using
the Latin alphabet rather
than Maya script....