Maya kings were the centers of power for the Maya civilization. Each Maya city-
state was controlled by a dynasty of kings .
Known rulers of the Maya civilization city of Palenque, Chiapas, Mexico.
May 1, 2015 ... Ancient Maya government was formed on the basis that rulers were thought to
have ... The name is used to signify the elite status of the ruler by ...
Peter Mathews - Who's Who in the Classic Maya World, Maya Names
Introduction. ... to a Maya personal name, particularly that of a Classic Maya king.
I know loads of Maya rulers, many of them more important than ones listed.
Smoke Jaguar is actually an incorrect name, before many name ...
As epigraphers advance in their quest to decipher Maya glyphs the names given
to the rulers change to reflect the knowledge gained, until a consensus is ...
Jun 30, 2015 ... The phonetic pronunciation of many, perhaps most, of the Maya proper names in
glyph inscriptions is generally uncertain, and often unknown.
Maya kings and queens known from portraits and texts on carved monuments. ....
decipherment of these texts allows us to read the names of individual Maya ...
Jun 16, 2015 ... Researchers in Mexico say they have decoded the hieroglyphic name on the
Palenque tomb of ancient Mayan King Pakal, revealing it to read ...
Blood of Kings: The World of the Maya. ... Read the overview first, then dive into
these pictures of the old structures, complete with names and descriptions.