A Mayan Dictionary from Bonn

Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung

Researchers at the University of Bonn want to study the Maya hieroglyphs and compile a „Dictionary of Classic Mayan“ in a 15-year-long project. Something of a Sisyphean task, because, in order to reach this goal, a ten-person research team wants to compile and digitalize over the coming years some 10,000 inscriptions from the time period between A.D. 250 and 900, as the project director Nikolai Grube explains.

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