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Dictionary of Maya Hieroglyphs

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Glyph T229.683b:130 - a-ja-wa

a-ja-wa (ajaw)
Glyph Tnn - AJAW

AJAW (ajaw)
Glyph T747a - AJAW

AJAW (ajaw)
Glyph T533 - AJAW

AJAW (Ajaw)
Glyph T364, or T774.584v - AJAW

AJAW (ajaw)
(T364, or T774.584v)
Glyph T168:518b - AJAW

AJAW (ajaw)
Glyph T168, or T584.687a - AJAW

AJAW (ajaw)
(T168, or T584.687a)
Glyph T1000d - AJAW

AJAW (ajaw)
Glyph T168:188:188 - AJAW-le-le

AJAW[le-le] (ajawlel)
Glyph T168:130 - AJAW-wa

AJAW-wa (ajaw)
Glyph T168:518:130 - AJAW-wa TE'

AJAW[TE']-wa (ajawte')
Glyph T168:757 - B'A AJAW

[B'AH]AJAW (b'a[a]h ajaw)
Glyph T33:520.606:521 - CH'UL cha-TAN WINIK / K'UL cha-TAN WINIK (CH'UJUL cha-TAN WINIK / K'UJUL cha-TAN WINIK)

K'UH[cha]-TAN-WINIK (k'uh[ul] chatan winik)

K'UH (k'uh[ul] )
Glyph T37.168:518:130 - CH'UL AJAW-wa / K'UL AJAW-wa (CH'UJUL AJAW-wa / K'UJUL AJAW-WA

K'UH[AJAW]wa (k'uh[ul] ajaw)
Glyph T228 - cha/ka

AJAW[NE'N?] ([y]ajaw ne'[h]n)
Glyph T109.168:41 - CHAK CH'UL AJAW / CHAK K'UL AJAW

CHAK-[K'UH]AJAW (chak k'uh[ul] ajaw)
Glyph T644[584]:116:130 59.168:188 - CHUM-wa-ni TI AJAW-le-{l}

CHUM-ni-wa ti-AJAW[le] (chumwaan ti ajawle[l] )
(T644[584]:116:130 59.168:188)
Glyph T41 299:520.606.23 117.741v:102 - CH’UL cha-TAN-na wi-WINIK-ki / K’UL cha-TAN-na wi-WINIK-ki (CH’UJUL cha-TAN-na wi-WINIK-ki / K’UJUL cha-TAN-na wi-WINIK-ki)

K'UH cha-TAN-na wi-WINIK-ki (k'uh[ul] chatan winik)
(T41 299:520.606.23 117.741v:102)
Glyph T40.168:44:606v - CH’UL to-{k} TAN AJAW / K’UL to-{k} TAN AJAW (CH’UJUL to-{k} TAN AJAW / K’UJUL to-{k} TAN AJAW)

K'UH[[to[TAN]AJAW] (k'uh[ul] to[k]ta[h]n ajaw)
Glyph T168:544:116 - K'IN-ni AJAW

K'IN-ni AJAW (K'in Ajaw)
Glyph T604:61 168:533.102 - k'u-yu NIK-ki AJAW

k'u-yu NIK-ki AJAW (K'uy Nik Ajaw)
(T604:61 168:533.102)
Glyph T502 - ma/MA

ma/MA (ma)
Glyph T582.279.168:529 - mo-o WITZ AJAW

mo-o WITZ AJAW (Mo' Witz Ajaw)
Glyph T582.279 117.168:507 - mo-o wi-tzi AJAW

mo-o wi-tzi AJAW (Mo' Witz Ajaw)
(T582.279 117.168:507)
Glyph T569.168:559[544] - MUTUL AJAW-TAK

MUTUL AJAW-TAK (mutul ajaw-tak)
Glyph T533v - NICH/NIK

NICH/NIK (nich/nik)
Glyph T58:168:513:130 - SAK TE' AJAW-wa

SAK TE' AJAW-wa (Sak Te' Ajaw)
Glyph T59.168:188 - TI AJAW le-{l}

TI AJAW le-{l} (ti ajawlel)
Glyph T110.168:44:606 - to-ko TAN AJAW

to-ko TAN AJAW (Tok Tan Ajaw)
Glyph TVI.170:561:130 - WAK CHAAN-wa AJAW / WAK KAAN-wa AJAW

WAK CHAN-wa AJAW / WAK KA'AN-wa AJAW (Wak Chan Ajaw / Wak Ka'an Ajaw)
Glyph T539v - WAY

WAY (way)
Glyph T117.513v:59 1000g - wi-ti-ki AJAW

wi-ti-ki AJAW (Witik Ajaw)
(T117.513v:59 1000g)
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