S 'ev
zev ] / [ zev ]
Klingon letters:
zev
Handwritten:
zev

1. area northwestward, area to the northwest

word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

This word is a name so does not have a plural form.

Source

HolQeD vol. 8 issue 4, December 1999
view text of that issue
First appeared in newsgroup message of 21.11.1999

2. applaud
word type: verb, TKD chapter 4.
Probably intransitive (not confirmed)

Source

qep'a' 2020
See new words released at qep'a' 27
The request for this word was: "clap: smacking ones hands together in order to show appreciation, or whatever Klingons would do in the same situation. Can also include smacking any two things together in a way that produces a sound."  [note]

More Information

This applies to whatever it is that Klingons do to applaud or show approval/appreciation. The most common way to refer to the clapping that Humans do is by the phrase toch yo "slap palm(s)." (qep'a' 2020)

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Definition of {'ev}
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https://klingon.wiki/Word/-ev
Retrieved 28 Jan 2023

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Latest edit: 04 Aug 2020, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 04 Aug 2020, by KlingonTeacher

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