Mayanist

noun
Ma·​yan·​ist | \ ˈmī-ə-nist How to pronounce Mayanist (audio) \

Definition of Mayanist

: a specialist in Mayan civilization and often languages

First Known Use of Mayanist

1950, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Mayanist

Dictionary Entries near Mayanist

Mayakovski

Mayan

Mayance

Mayanist

Mayapán

mayapis

mayapple

Statistics for Mayanist

Last Updated

23 Apr 2019

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for Mayanist

The first known use of Mayanist was in 1950

See more words from the same year

Comments on Mayanist

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

WORD OF THE DAY

not to be persuaded, moved, or stopped

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Latin Quiz

  • roman forum
  • Which of the following months comes from a Latin word for “ten”?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!