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epetai (rank)

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word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: 'Iptaypu' (beings capable of language)


qepHom Saarbrücken 2014
See new words released at qepHom'a' 2014

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This is a title created by John M. Ford in his novel "The Final Reflection". It is used by several Klingon fan groups. It never appeared in a canon source, but was later vetted by Marc Okrand (qepHom 2014). Since these titles were created before TKD was published, any similarity to the word tay is a coincidence.

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Latest edit: 10 Feb 2020, by KlingonTeacher
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