- n a member of an American Indian people of Yucatan and Belize and Guatemala who had a culture (which reached its peak between AD 300 and 900) characterized by outstanding architecture and pottery and astronomy
- n a family of American Indian languages spoken by Maya
- Oprah Winfrey in International Herald Tribune
At the end of their appearance, Winfrey said: "I want to borrow a line from Maya Angelou, who is a personal mentor of mine and I know you all also feel the same way about her. And she has said this many times, and I say this to you, on behalf of...
- Geno Auriemma in Houston Chronicle
It's what great players do,Auriemma said. "And they do it at the most pressure-packed times. Maya is a great scorer. And you get that reputation by scoring points under pressure."