Ahkal Mo' Nahb II
|Ahkal Mo' Nahb II|
Glyph of Ahkal Mo' Nahb II at Temple of the Cross Tablet (see vectorised version
|Reign||May 2, 565 – July 21, 570|
|Predecessor||K'an Joy Chitam I|
|Successor||Kan Bahlam I|
|Born||3 September 523|
|Died||21 July 570(aged 46)|
Ahkal Mo' Nahb II[N 1] also known as Chaacal II and Akul Anab II, (September 3, 523 – July 21, 570) was an ajaw of the Maya city-state of Palenque. He took the throne on May 2, 565, he was grandson of Ahkal Mo' Nahb I and probably brother of Kan Bahlam I.[N 2] He enthroned eighty-five days after death of K'an Joy Chitam I.
- The ruler's name, when transcribed is a-ku-AL MO'na-bi, translated "Turtle Macaw Lake?".
- These are the dates indicated on the Maya inscriptions in Mesoamerican Long Count calendar, Born: 126.96.36.199.4 7 K'an 17 Mol, Acceded: 188.8.131.52.1 1 Imix 4 Sip and Died: 184.108.40.206.7 9 Manik' 5 Yaxk'in.
- Skidmore, Joel (2010). The Rulers of Palenque (PDF) (Fifth ed.). Mesoweb Publications. p. 31. Retrieved 12 October 2015.
K'an Joy Chitam I
Ajaw of Palenque
May 2, 565 – July 21, 570
Kan Bahlam I