Learn how to say Mayan correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word Mayan:
designating or of an American Indian language family of Central America, consisting of about 25 languages, including Maya, Huastec, and Yucatec
a member of any of the Indian peoples that speak a Mayan language
the Mayan family of languages
Example Sentences Including ‘Mayan’
Prostitutes, from the look of them, small half-naked Mayan women curled close beside the sleeping men.
James W. Hall OFF THE CHART (2004)
The researchers said the discovery is providing new information about the final years before the collapse of the ancient Mayan civilization.
After all, millions of Maya descendants live in Central America today, speaking the Mayan language and observing Maya rituals.
USA TODAY (2004)
My fifth-grade daughter, for instance, is studying the Incan, Mayan and Aztec civilizations.
SEATTLE TIMES (2004)
Even today, 44 percent of Guatemala’s population of 13 million people is of Mayan descent.
Al Ries and Laura Ries THE FALL OF ADVERTISING (2002)