1. [ noun ] a member of an American Indian people of Yucatan and Belize and Guatemala who once had a culture characterized by outstanding architecture and pottery and astronomy
Synonyms: Mayan
Related terms: Indian Kekchi Cakchiquel Mam Quiche Yucatec tribe
2. [ noun ] an ethnic minority speaking Mayan languages and living in Yucatan and adjacent areas
Related terms: ethnic_minority
3. [ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 1164
4. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 5815
5. [ noun ] (linguistics) a family of American Indian languages spoken by Mayan peoples
Synonyms: Mayan_language Mayan
Related terms: Amerind Yucatec Mam Quiche Cakchiquel Kekchi
Similar spelling:   may