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God N Monkey Scribe
The following is a list of vocabulary, people and places associated with the Mesoamerican Ballgame that you may encounter during your research. Your research group will be assigned a section to identify for the class word wall. Please include a visual with your definition.
codex, codices
hachas
hule
markers
palmas
pelota mixteca
pitz
pokatok
Popol Vuh
tlachtli=Nahuatl word for ballcourt
ulama, ulama de brazo, ulama de cadera, ulama de palo
ullamaliztli (aztec)
People
Bishop De Landa
Fray Diego Duran
Hero Twins
Hunahpu and Xbalanque
Aztec
Olmec
Maya
Mexica
Mixtec
Quiche
Toltec
Zapotec
Places
Chichén Itzá
Copán
El Tajín
Mitla
Monte Alban
Piedras Negras
Palenque
Uxmal
Tenochtitlán
Tepantitla, Teotihuacan (murals)
Tikal
Tula
Yagul
Yucundaa
Xibalba