Yaxchilán, Lintel 24 - K2887 ©Justin Kerr - Click to view high resolution MAYA HIEROGLYPH DICTIONARY
Peter Mathews and Péter Bíró
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-ch'ak-CH'AK Hieroglyph - Drawing © John Montgomery  CH'AK-ka- Hieroglyph - Drawing © John Montgomery  
 (1)           (2)           

Meaning(s):  vt.  injure, chop, cut, decapitate  /  herir, cortar, tajar, decapitar    

Hieroglyphic Spelling(s):  (1)  CH'AK
  (2)  CH'AK-ka-
  (3)  ch'a-ka-

Thompson Number(s):  (1)  333
  (2)  333
  (3)  93-25

Narrow Transcription(s):  -ch'ak- Houston, Stuart and Robertson 1998  
-ch'ak- Lacadena and Wichmann 2004  

Linguistic Reconstruction(s):  Proto-Cholan*ch'äkKaufman and Norman  1984
Proto-Mayan*k'aqKaufman and Norman  1984

Last Updated:21-Jun-2005

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