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Glyph T1011 - CHAAK

CHAAK (Chaak) (T1011) > n. "Chaak"; deity name, the Maya rain god

<> (JM) Represents a portrait of the Rain God.

(CH) > "GI" (?) ? ~ p.n. Undeciphered. <> Represents the head of the supernatural figure known as GI of the Palenque Triad (though it should be noted that this figure does share several similarities with Chaahk).

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