EXAMPLE OF MAYA STELA INSCRIPTIONS
Lord Smoking Shell
Wucub ahau ox
pop tzoki te tun waa...
Uuac kib kan zec
Wucublajun tunob kan kinob xikah kaan
chicchan pal ahau...
Ukabale butz anki sol kaan tu ton ain
macuch lakin LAMA'AN'AIN
It was on 7
ahau 3 pop that the tree stone of time ended [a 52-year era ended in 625 A.D.]
He had become ruler 17 yrs 4 days before [A.D. 608] on 6 Kib 4 Zec
He was the youngest son of the heir to the king
His name was Lord Smoking Shell
His celestial Progenitor was the Spirit Crocodile
Lord of the east, of the province of LAMA'AN'AIN