K'uk' Bahlam I
|K'uk' Bahlam I|
|Ajaw of Palenque|
K'uk' Bahlam I's glyph
|Reign||March 10, 431 – 435|
|Born||March 30, 397|
K'uk' Bahlam I,[N 1] also known as Kuk and Bahlum K'uk', (March 30, 397 – 435?), was a founder and ajaw of the ruling dynasty at the Maya city of Palenque. He founded the dynasty on March 10, 431.[N 2]
- The ruler's name, when transcribed is K'UK'[BAHLAM], translated "Quetzal Jaguar".
- These are the dates indicated on the Maya inscriptions in Mesoamerican Long Count calendar, Born: 18.104.22.168.6 5 Kimi 14 K'ayab and Acceded: 22.214.171.124.4 1 K'an 2 K'ayab.
- Skidmore, Joel (2010). The Rulers of Palenque (PDF) (Fifth ed.). Mesoweb Publications. p. 6. Retrieved 12 October 2015.
- Martin, Simon; Grube, Nikolai (2008). Chronicle of the Maya Kings and Queens: Deciphering the Dynasties of the Ancient Maya (2nd ed.). London: Thames and Hudson.
Ajaw of Palenque
March 10, 431-435?