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Kekchi (Maya languages)

Definition:

a Mayan language spoken by the Kekchi

Class:

communication noun (communicative processes and contents)

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

All senses of Kekchi...

Definition references

Wikipedia:

Q'eqchi' [disambiguation] | Kekchi

may refer to Q'eqchi' language, a Mayan language spoken in Guatemala and Belize | Q'eqchi' people, an indigenous Maya people (19 of 63 words, 2 definitions)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Q'eqchi'

Collins Dictionary:

Mayan | maya | Maya

of, relating to, or characteristic of the Maya or any of their languages | a family of Central American Indian languages, including Maya, possibly a ... (24 of 387 words, 5 definitions, 7 usage examples, pronunciations)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/mayan

Britannica Encyclopedia:

Maya languages [language] | Mayan languages [synonym]

family of Mesoamerican Indian languages spoken in southern Mexico, Guatemala, and Belize; Maya languages were also formerly spoken in western Honduras ... (21 of 138 words)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/370823​/Maya-languages

Columbia Encyclopedia:

Maya | Uaxactún

indigenous people of southern Mexico and Central America, occupying an area comprising the Yucatán peninsula and much of the present state of Chiapas, ... (23 of 65 words, pronunciation)

www​.infoplease​.com​/ce​6​/society​/A​0832330​.html

Oxford Dictionary:

Mayan

a large family of American Indian languages spoken in Central America and Mexico, of which the chief members are Maya, Quiché, and Tzeltal. | denoting ... (24 of 61 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/Mayan

Random House Dictionary:

Mayan | a member of the Mayan tribe [sense-specific]

of or pertaining to the Maya, their culture, or their languages. | a member of the Mayan tribe | a group of languages spoken by the Mayas in southern ... (27 of 44 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/mayan

New World Dictionary:

Mayan

designating or of an American Indian language family of Central America, consisting of about 25 languages, including Maya, Huastec, and Yucatec | ... (21 of 44 words, 4 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/mayan

Merriam-Webster:

Mayan

a member of the peoples speaking Mayan languages | an extensive language family of Central America and Mexico (17 of 32 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/mayan

American Heritage Dictionary:

Mayan

A Maya. | A linguistic stock of Central America that includes Quiché and Yucatec. | Of or relating to the Mayas, their culture, or the Mayan ... (24 of 30 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/mayan

Wiktionary:

Mayan | Mayans [plural]

Of, or relating to the Maya people of Central America. | A Maya | A Mayan language (15 of 20 words, 3 definitions)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/Mayan

Encarta Dictionary:

Mayan | Mayans [plural]

a member of the Maya people | a group of Penutian languages spoken in Mexico, Guatemala, and Belize. Native speakers: 3 million. (21 of 43 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861628784​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio reference

the Free Dictionary:

Kekchi

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "Kekchi"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "Kekchi"

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/Kekchi

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