Ch'orti'Edit

NounEdit

haʼ

  1. Alternative form of jaʼ (water)

ReferencesEdit

  • Stephen Houston, ‎David Stuart, ‎Karl Taube, The Memory of Bones (2013, →ISBN
  • Karen Bassie-Sweet, Maya Sacred Geography and the Creator Deities (2014, →ISBN, page 142: "In the Ch'orti' area, the padrino is the prayer maker in the village who conducts the ceremonies for rain. The laughing falcon's “ha-ha-ha” sound resembles the Maya words for water and rain: haʼ and haʼal."

Epigraphic MayanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • haʼal, haʼob

NounEdit

haʼ (transliteration needed)

  1. water
  2. rain

TzeltalEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

haʼ

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Principles of Tzeltal Plant Classification (2013, →ISBN, page 130: haˀ 'water'
  • Eugene S. Hunn, Tzeltal Folk Zoology (1977), page 254

Yucatec MayaEdit

NounEdit

haʼ

  1. Alternative spelling of jaʼ