Yaxchilán, Lintel 24 - K2887 © Justin Kerr - Click to view high resolution MAYA HIEROGLYPH DICTIONARY
Peter Mathews and Péter Bíró
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Maya Hieroglyph Dictionary Search

Use one of the fields below to search the dictionary.  To view all entries leave fields blank and click the Search button.

Wildcards can be used in any field except the date field. A wildcard (*) is used in place of the unknown. If you know the Maya word starts with 'chum' you can search for chum* to retrieve all words that begin with chum. Example search forms: chum*, *chum, *chum*.

To search the 'Date Added' field, use the greater than, less than, or equal to (>,>=,<,<=) signs before the date you are searching for. Example: >= 06/15/2005. If no sign is used before the date, the default equal to (=) will be used.

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Date Added (yyyy/mm/dd):

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