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is carved here oth hieroglyphic stairse in copan. but even thelyph stairs, gether with he oer maya script, offer butiny fractioof e hiory bthe roma. unlike theatin ofncnt e erphs of the are only now bei deched. e glyphsomnystrange supernas inteon hdreds of p foun maygres e glrtraysnystrange supernas hun-like create he hoove deeand e skin oa jr foun maygres herea man'body two, one huma onebe uawk ] the ma revce for is rsclecaedhrouout castancient work.
d amg ose are ca at vanderbt iversity,isavid udevs erwet atketiy seeof t ant mayl thimery the vl. act olr was the bjt are the sene -- inhis case theame ofhe accpanyg figure wateaguar. e of e sentce is the name of title and of a place - lordf ib whatrchaeogists uld t decipher was the v that ccial par of snc thatig revl the relationship bethmyerious animals and the maya royalty.
hetudied the msing lin thverb glyph, on a nbeof pot the jor pa is the logogram, a picture th stands for a complete word. is o wassuly divided into two halves. on the left, houstonought hs stands for a complete word. oruman face. on the rightas a patrnromught hs e of the animal paintings.word. it was pt of a jaguar. on the rightas a patrnromught hs e of the animal paintings.word. i wondered, in the crse of my research, go d methin atd keach: to the logram,ught hs e of the animal paintings.word. i wondered, in the crse of my research, the maya added phonetic sis, called complements ey stand not for whole words, but syllables. ny of thverb glyphs only one syllable, "wa." other pots had oy a co syllable, onounced "ya." but on some pots, houston found both,
and from these he coaxed a word. orsogya writing, if you get two syllables alel tisiyl orsogya writing, asofur gph two syllables wand edspe finaa gato wr what way mig mn. ononlt wand edspe fithe ri of s mayanguagd refini in eh -- tole toream. uston: and in e yaanguage, ttsil, we even found a rd rived ay, wayajin,mesimaloni nimasfor.darnshams.
ule nu?ua e canuis aspir clithlyediately you see through when you dam your amaspirit is wderi arouor and thmountain so,n mayps nse. n , is wderi ke teost the ncing jagu ithwa he lord of yaxchilan. ralarvings, the compann maya kings anns are show not as me anims, buwerful supernatur bng anthe ngled show omhe topf polianims,
asransat cl mesri, thinutshmaorinth the office ofsay, religious onlong ago posthat h lot mo political pow, and, ey,ivsh. there ses eno reaferee tohea ng having much economirol withinities. ther, theiwer defed mo e surnural. una, theiwer defed e windowsinnt maya religi. onlyte afmaneemes thy glyph reals e anent beef n al p ofhesoul.
t a loof nate worship, rship of sritu fces attrut to ral th -- m ani, pl. weadanthrogi rship of sritu fces ll, bay, folk cieties, small-al egalitariasocieties without any kind of ralized adiv olcid em egalitariasocieties forrazestns not only of politics of rn -- ryenhat nd of and bls thp,tain razed icigkeonotemen atesallyrule find..sible. beuserll, 'r pungs nd o u indsralizedtil relid prr owendse ee
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