Chichen Itza

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Chichen Itza
Chichen Itza 3.jpg
El Castillo dominates the centre o the airchaeological steid.
Chichen Itza is locatit in Mesoamericae
Chichen Itza
Location within Mesoamericae
Location YucatánMexico
Region Yucatán
Coordinates 20°40′59″N 88°34′7″W / 20.68306°N 88.56861°W / 20.68306; -88.56861Coordinates: 20°40′59″N 88°34′7″W / 20.68306°N 88.56861°W / 20.68306; -88.56861
History
Periods Late Clessic tae Early Postclassic
Culturs Maya ceevilisation
Site notes
UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Offeecial name Pre-Hispanic City of Chichen-Itza
Criteria Cultural: (i), (ii), (iii) Edit this on Wikidata
Reference 483
Inscription 1989 (13t Session)

Chichen Itza (Spaingie: Chichén Itzá [tʃiˈtʃen iˈtsa], frae Yucatec Maya: Chi'ch'èen Ìitsha' [tɕʰiʔtɕʼèːn ìːtsʰaʔ];[1] "at the mooth o the well o the Itza") wis a lairge pre-Columbian ceety biggit bi the Maya fowk o the Terminal Clessic period.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Barrera Vásquez et al., 1980.
Soorces
  • Barrera Vásquez, Alfredo (1980). Bastarrachea Manzano, Juan Ramón; Brito Sansores, William, eds. Diccionario maya Cordemex: maya-español, español-maya. with collaborations by Refugio Vermont Salas, David Dzul Góngora, and Domingo Dzul Poot. Mérida, Mexico: Ediciones Cordemex. OCLC 7550928.  (in Spaingie) (in Yukatek Maya)