Definition of MAYAS

noun : MAYAS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a member of an American Indian people of Yucatan and Belize and Guatemala who had a culture (which reached its peak between AD 300 and 900) characterized by outstanding architecture and pottery and astronomy; "Mayans had a system of writing and an accurate calendar" ;

  • 2. (

    ) an ethnic minority speaking Mayan languages and living in Yucatan and adjacent areas ;


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