[mah-yuh n] /ˈmɑ yən/
of or relating to the , their culture, or their languages.
a member of the Mayan tribe.
a group of languages spoken by the in southern Mexico, Guatemala, and Belize, including Yucatec, Quiché, and Huastec.
of, relating to, or characteristic of the Maya or any of their languages
a family of Central American Indian languages, including Maya, possibly a member of the Penutian phylum
another name for a Maya2
noun 1. an American plant, Podophyllum peltatum, of the barberry family, bearing an edible, yellowish, egg-shaped fruit. 2. the fruit itself. noun 1. an American berberidaceous plant, Podophyllum peltatum, with edible yellowish egg-shaped fruit 2. the fruit of this plant
[mah-yah, -yuh] /ˈmɑ yɑ, -yə/ noun, Hinduism. 1. the power, as of a god, to produce illusions. 2. the production of an illusion. 3. (in Vedantic philosophy) the illusion of the reality of sensory experience and of the experienced qualities and attributes of oneself. 4. (initial capital letter). Also called Mahamaya. a goddess personifying the […]
[mey-bee] /ˈmeɪ bi/ adverb 1. perhaps; possibly: Maybe I’ll go too. noun 2. a possibility or uncertainty. /ˈmeɪˌbiː/ adverb 1. sentence substitute 2. possibly; neither yes nor no adv. early 15c., from (it) may be; see may (v.1) + be (v.). Still sometimes written as two words early 19c.
noun 1. (def 1). noun 1. another name for cockchafer, June bug