Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Yucatec

play
noun Yu·ca·tec \ˈyü-kə-ˌtek\

Definition of Yucatec

  1. 1 :  a member of an American Indian people of the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

  2. 2 :  the Mayan language of the Yucatecs

Yucatecan

play \ˌyü-kə-ˈte-kən\ adjective or noun


Origin and Etymology of yucatec

Spanish yucateco


First Known Use: 1843


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Yucatec? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to destroy or remove completely

Get Word of the Day daily email!