S 'ab
zab ] / [ zab ]
Klingon letters:
zab
Handwritten:
zab

have a length of

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word type: verb, TKD chapter 4.
transitive verb: vay' vI'ab. = I have a length of something.

Source

HolQeD vol. 6 issue 2, June 1997
view text of that issue p. 9
First appeared on SB#32, reprinted in HolQeD

Canon examples

jav 'ujmey 'ab SuvwI'
The warrior has a length of six ujs (about 6′10″)
(Usenet, Oct. 22, 1997)

vagh 'ujmey vI'ab
I have a length of five ujs (about 5′8″)
(Usenet, Oct. 22, 1997)

wej 'ujmey 'ab 'oy'naQ
Painstiks are a little over one meter long. (SB #32)

Backwards

ba' sit

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Definition of {'ab}
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Retrieved 05 Dec 2022

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Latest edit: 30 Aug 2021, by KlingonTeacher
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