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  1. (noun, communication) a family of American Indian languages spoken by Maya
  2. (noun, person) a member of an American Indian people of Yucatan and Belize and Guatemala who had a culture (which reached its peak between AD 300 and 900) characterized by outstanding architecture and pottery and astronomy

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Synonyms of Maya

mayan, mayan language

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