S 'uj
zuj ] / [ zuj ]
Klingon letters:
zuj
Handwritten:
zuj

uj (unit of linear measure, about 35 centimeters)

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word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: 'ujmey

Source

Klingon for the Galactic Traveler p. 232
first used in Bird of Prey Poster (BoP)

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)

Derived and related words

'uj'a' unit of length, 9 uj

More Information

Based on numbers used on the BoP one 'uj is about 34.83 cm

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Definition of {'uj}
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https://klingon.wiki/Word/-uj
Retrieved 05 Dec 2022

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Latest edit: 30 Aug 2021, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 09 Jun 2020, by KlingonTeacher

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