S 'a'
zaz ] / [ zaz ]
Klingon letters:

1. augmentative

word type: Type 1 noun suffix, TKD chapter 3.3.1.


The Klingon Dictionary p. 21, 136


Hom diminutive

2. interrogative
word type: Type 9 verb suffix, TKD chapter 4.2.9.


The Klingon Dictionary p. 44

Canon examples

tlhIngan Hol Dajatlh'a'?
Do you speak Klingon? (TKD, p. 170)

More Information

This table lists all words ending with noun suffix -'a' that are part of this dictionary. If you think there is one missing, you can easily ➞ create a new page and add the word. It will automatically show up in this list.
Klingon Canon definition Source
'IDnar pIn'a' wizard, sorcerer other
'uD'a' laser HolQeD
'uQ'a' banquet, feast KGT
'uj'a' unit of length other
bIQ'a' ocean TKD
bIQ'a' HeH beach TNK
cheb'a' unit of weight (9 cheb) other
chob'a' main corridor other
chuq'a' long range other
chuq'a' leghwI' space telescope qepHom
De'wI' SoSbor'a' main computer core other
DoQmIv'a' bathtub qepa
Duy'a' ambassador TKDaddendum
ghom'a' crowd TKD
HI''a' tyrant other
qIr'a' continuum qepa
qaryoq'a' bird capable of mimicking speech, larger than qaryoq HolQeD
qeS'a' big advice (The Klingon Art of War) qepHom
qep'a' major meeting other
qepHom'a' German annual gathering qepHom
la''a' commandant TKDaddendum
mIv'a' crown KGT
mun'a' unit of area (729 morgh) qepa
pIn'a' master TKDaddendum
QalmeH DoQmIv'a' swimming pool qepHom
Qechjem'a' trunk (of a tree) qepHom
rop'a' plague other
ruDelya' rop'a' Rudellian plague other
SoSbor'a' main core other
SuS'a' strong wind TKD
tajvaj'a' obtuse angle qepHom
tera' bIQ lung'a' alligator, crocodile qepHom
tera' na'ran'a' grapefruit TNK
toy'wI''a' slave TKDaddendum
vaS'a' Great Hall TKDaddendum
van'a' award TKDaddendum
wa'jo''a' Wa'Joh'a', the first Klingon god qepHom
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Latest edit: 09 Mar 2020, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 02 Sep 2019, by KlingonTeacher

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