S bov tIQ
bov tiq ] / [ bov tiq ]
Klingon letters:
bov tiq
Handwritten:
bov tiq

ancient era

word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

irregular pluralwhat?bovmey tIQ
This noun is made of the parts bov and tIQ.

Source

qepHom Saarbrücken 2019
See new words released at qepHom'a' 2019

More Information

Lieven L. Litaer:
In Terran paleontology, we speak about "jurrassic" period, "mesozoic" period and so on. Is there a Klingon time period that has a name, or how should one refer to such a time period "millions of years ago"?

Marc Okrand:
bov tIQ "ancient era" could be used for this. A more recent time (though still long ago) is no' bov "ancestors' era." Maltz didn't know scientific words similar to "mesozoic" and the like, though he was sure such words exist.

(qepHom 2019)

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Definition of {bov tIQ}
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Latest edit: 07 Oct 2022, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 08 Mar 2021, by KlingonTeacher

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