Yaxchilán, Lintel 24 - K2887 ©Justin Kerr - Click to view high resolution MAYA HIEROGLYPH DICTIONARY
Peter Mathews and Péter Bíró
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nab'NAH-b'i Hieroglyph - Drawing © John Montgomery  

Meaning(s):  n.  large body of standing water, pool, lake  /  agua, piscina, lago    

Hieroglyphic Spelling(s):  (1)  NAB'-b'i
  (2)  NAH-b'i
  (3)  na-b'i
  (4)  na-b'a

Thompson Number(s):  (1)  (324-nn)-585
  (2)  4-585
  (3)  23-585
  (4)  23-501

Narrow Transcription(s):  naa[h]b\ na[h]b'  Lacadena and Wichman

Linguistic Reconstruction(s):  Proto-Mayan*najb'Brown and Wichmann 2004  
Proto-Mayan*najb'Kaufman and Norman 1984  
Proto-Cholan*nahb'Kaufman and Norman 1984  
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Last Updated:19-Aug-2005

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