B'utz Aj Sak Chiik
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|B'utz Aj Sak Chiik|
|Ajaw of Palenque|
Glyph of B'utz Aj Sak Chiik at Temple XVII Tablet (see vectorised version here)
|Reign||July 28, 487 – 501|
|Successor||Ahkal Mo' Nahb I|
|Born||November 15, 459|
B'utz Aj Sak Chiik,[N 1] also known as Manik, (November 15, 459 – 501?), was an ajaw of the Maya city of Palenque. He took the throne on July 28, 487, reigning until 501. Probably he was brother of Ahkal Mo' Nahb I.[N 2]
- The ruler's name, when transcribed is bu-tz'a-ja-SAK-chi[ku], translated "Smoking White/Resplendent Coati?".
- These are the dates indicated on the Maya inscriptions in Mesoamerican Long Count calendar, Born: 188.8.131.52.0 12 Ahaw 13 Sak and Acceded: 184.108.40.206.18 3 Etz'nab 11 Xul.
- Skidmore, Joel (2010). The Rulers of Palenque (PDF) (Fifth ed.). Mesoweb Publications. pp. 18–19. Retrieved 12 October 2015.
| Ajaw of Palenque
July 28, 487 – 501
Ahkal Mo' Nahb I