Mayan

[mah-yuhn]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the Maya, their culture, or their languages.
noun
2.
a member of the Mayan tribe.
3.
a group of languages spoken by the Mayas in southern Mexico, Guatemala, and Belize, including Yucatec, Quiché, and Huastec.

Origin:
1885–90; May(a) + -an

pseudo-Mayan, adjective, noun
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maya (ˈmaɪə, ˈmɑːjə, ˈmɑːjɑː)
 
n
Hinduism illusion, esp the material world of the senses regarded as illusory
 
[C19: from Sanskrit]
 
'mayan
 
adj

Maya1 (ˈmaɪə, ˈmɑːjə, ˈmɑːjɑː)
 
n
the Hindu goddess of illusion, the personification of the idea that the material world is illusory
 
'Mayan1
 
adj

Mayan (ˈmaɪən)
 
adj
1.  of, relating to, or characteristic of the Maya or any of their languages
 
n
2.  a family of Central American Indian languages, including Maya, possibly a member of the Penutian phylum
3.  another name for a Maya

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