jaʼ

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Akatek[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Susanne Schüle, Perception verb complements in Akatek, a Mayan language, citing Zavala (1992)

Ch'orti'[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ

  1. water

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Chol[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Chol Texts on the Supernatural (1965), page 159

Itzá[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ

  1. water

Reference[edit]


K'iche'[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ

  1. water

References[edit]


Kiliwa[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ

  1. Alternative form of ʼjaʼ

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Lacandon[edit]

Adjective[edit]

jaʼ

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Fisher, William Morrison (1973). Towards the Reconstruction of Proto-Yucatec, Ph.D. dissertation, University of Chicago

Mocho[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ

  1. water

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Mopan Maya[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ

  1. water
  2. rain

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

jaʼ

  1. watery

References[edit]

  • Hofling, Charles Andrew (2011). Mopan Maya–Spanish–English Dictionary, University of Utah Press.

Tabasco Chontal[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Kathryn C. Keller, Diccionario Chontal de Tabasco, Summer Institute of Linguistics (1997), page 471

Tojolabal[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Carlos Lenkersdorf, Tojolabal para principiantes, lengua y cosmovision mayas en Chiapas (1994, México, CRT)

Tzeltal[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ

  1. Alternative form of haʼ
    • Tzeltal language learning guide, page 11:
      Ya cuchʼ jaʼ.
      I drink water.

Uspanteco[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ

  1. water

Reference[edit]

  • Miguel Angel Vicente Méndez, Diccionario bilingüe uspanteko-español, page 93, 2007

Wastek[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ

  1. water

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Yucatec Maya[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaʼ (plural jaʼob)

  1. water
  2. rain

References[edit]

  • Dennis Tedlock, Popol Vuh: The Mayan Book of the Dawn of Life (2013, ISBN 1456613030, page 90: [...] equivalent to Yucatec bakʼ jaʼ, in which bakʼ (like Quiché baq) means “bone” and jaʼ (like Quiché yaʼ) means “water.”