Cakchiquel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Cakchiquel the Mayan language spoken by the Cakchiquel
    • n Cakchiquel a member of the Mayan people living in south central Guatemala
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Usage

In literature:

MS. in Cakchiquel, in my possession.
"American Hero-Myths" by Daniel G. Brinton
The signification of the Maya and Cakchiquel names, and also of the Zapotec, is "night" or "darkness.
"Day Symbols of the Maya Year" by Cyrus Thomas
CAKCHIQUEL, a tribe of Central American Indians of Mayan stock, inhabiting parts of Guatemala.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 4" by Various
Father Pantaleon de Guzman furnishes the names of various inferior deities, which serve to throw light on the Cakchiquel religion.
"The Annals of the Cakchiquels" by Daniel G. Brinton
The two chief tribes were the highly cultured Cakchiquel and Quiche.
"History of the Spanish Conquest of Yucatan and of the Itzas" by Philip Ainsworth Means
Cakchiquels, Indians of Guatemala, conquest of, 38.
"The Colonization of North America" by Herbert Eugene Bolton
Besides the ant the bat is regarded as a mysterious creature, and this form was frequently assumed by Chamalcan, god of the Cakchiquels.
"Human Animals" by Frank Hamel
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