Mayan Hieroglyphs (script)

Mayan Hieroglyphs (script) is a script that belongs to the American family of scripts. Scripts are writing systems, or forms of Transcription. Mayan Hieroglyphs uses its Logo-syllabary symbols to convert human speech into writing.

ISO–15924 Notation
  • Code: Maya
  • Number: 090

Languages that use Mayan Hieroglyphs script: A–Z




PsychLing Contributors. "Mayan Hieroglyphs." PsychLing, OMNIKA Foundation, 11 Aug. 2023, Accessed 29 May. 2024.


PsychLing (2023, August 11). Mayan Hieroglyphs. Retrieved from

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PsychLing Contributors. "Mayan Hieroglyphs." Las Vegas, NV: OMNIKA Foundation. Created August 11, 2023. Modified September 18, 2023. Accessed May 29, 2024.



SIL International Contributors. "ScriptSource: Index of Languages and Writing Systems." Dallas, TX: SIL International. Created June 11, 2011. Accessed July 28, 2023. [Visit]

ISO 15924

Unicode Consortium Contributors. "ISO 15924 Registration Authority: Codes for the Representation of Names of Scripts." Mountain View, CA: The Unicode Consortium. Created 2004. Accessed August 6, 2023. [Visit]

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American is a script family, or collection of writing systems that likely originated from a general geographical region.

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Script is a term in Grammatology that means a collection of symbols used to transcribe human speech into writing.

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Transcription is a term in Grammatology that means the process of converting speech into written-form.

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