Maya Language

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Maya Language (disambiguation)
... A Mayan language is one of a group of languages spoken by the Maya peoples of Mesoamerica ... Maya language may also refer to Yucatec Maya language or Maya, a Mayan language spoken in the Yucatán Peninsula Badimaya language or Parti-Maya, an aboriginal language of Australia Bali language ...
Mayan Languages - History
... Maya civilization People Languages Society Religion Mythology Sacrifice Cities Architecture Calendar Stelae Art Textiles Trade Music Writing History Preclassic Maya Classic Maya collapse Spanish ... The Proto-Mayan language is believed to have been spoken in the Cuchumatanes highlands of central Guatemala in an area corresponding roughly to where Q'anjobalan is spoken today ... the Chiapas highlands, they came into contact with speakers of Mixe–Zoquean languages ...
Maya People - Yucatec Maya
... Maya civilization People Languages Society Religion Mythology Sacrifice Cities Architecture Calendar Stelae Art Textiles Trade Music Writing History Preclassic Maya Classic Maya collapse Spanish ... They commonly identify themselves simply as "Maya" with no further ethnic subdivision (unlike in the Highlands of Western Guatemala) ... They speak the language which anthropologists term "Yucatec Maya", but is identified by speakers and Yucatecos simply as "Maya" ...

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