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The yellow flint stone is the stone of the south. The ceiba tree of abundance, the yellow 

ceiba tree of abundance, is their arbor. The yellow bullet-tree is their tree.  the yellow bullet-tree are their camotes.  the yellow bullet-tree are 

the wild pigeons which are their turkeys. Yellow green corn is their green corn. Yellow- 
backed are their beans . . . 11 Ahau was the katun when they carried  on their 

backs. Then the land-surveyor first came; this was Ah Ppizte who measured the leagues. 

Then there came the chact́ shrub for marking the leagues with their walking sticks. 
Then he came Uac-hab-nal} to pull the weeds along the leagues, when Mizcit Ahau 

came to sweep clean the leagues, when the land-surveyor came. These were long 

leagues that he measured.


Then a spokesman was established at the head of the mat.


Ix Noh Uc presides to the east. Ox Tocoy-moo presides to the east. Ox Pauah Ek 

presides to the east. Ah Miz presides to the east.


Batun presides to the north. Ah Puch presides to the north. Balam-na presides to the 

north. Ake presides to the north.


Iban presides to the west. Ah Chab presides to the west. Ah Tucuch preside to the west.


Ah Yamas presides to the south. Ah Puch presides to the south. Cauich presides to the 

south. Ah Couoh presides to the south. Ah Puc presides to the south.


The red wild bees are in the east. A large red blossom is their cup. The red Plumeria is 

their flower.


The white wild bees are in the north. The white pach¢a is their flower. A large white 

blossom is their cup.


The black wild bees are in the west. The black laurel flower is their flower. A large 

black blossom is their cup.


The yellow wild bees are in the south. A large yellow blossom is their cup .is their 

flower.


Then they swarmed at ¢ecuzamil in great numbers among the magueys of the land, the 

calabash trees of the land, the ceiba trees of the land and the chulul trees of the land. Kin 
Pauahtun was their priest. He commanded the numerous army which guarded Ah 

Hulneb at Tantun in Cozumel,  Ah Yax-ac, Chinab, and Kinich Kakmo.





















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