Ma·​yan·​ist ˈmī-ə-nist How to pronounce Mayanist (audio)
: a specialist in Mayan civilization and often languages

Word History

First Known Use

1950, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Mayanist was in 1950

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“Mayanist.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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