Yaxchilán, Lintel 24 - K2887 ©Justin Kerr - Click to view high resolution MAYA HIEROGLYPH DICTIONARY
Peter Mathews and Péter Bíró
Drawings by John Montgomery

k'uk'K'UK' Hieroglyph - Drawing © John Montgomery  

Meaning(s):  n.  quetzal  /  quetzal    

Hieroglyphic Spelling(s):  (1)  K'UK'
  (2)  k'u-k'u

Thompson Number(s):  (1)  744
  (2)  603-603

Narrow Transcription(s):  k'uk' Lacadena and Wichmann 2000  
k'uk' Houston, Stuart and Robertson 1998  

Linguistic Reconstruction(s):  Proto-Mayan*q'u?q'Kaufman and Norman (1984)  
Proto-Cholan*k'uk'Kaufman and Norman (1984)  

Last Updated:25-Jul-2005

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