plural -s
: a period of 260 days constituting a complete cycle of all the permutations of 20 day names with the numbers 1 to 13 that constitutes the Maya sacred year compare tun

Word History


Mayan tzol to set in order + kin day

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“Tzolkin.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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