S cha'DIch
'caz.dic ] / [ 'caz.dic ]
Klingon letters:
cazdic
Handwritten:
cazdic

1. second

word type: number, TKD chapter 5.2.
This number is made of the parts cha' and DIch.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 82

Derived and related words

yaS cha'DIch second officer

2. second, aide
word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: cha'DIchpu' (beings capable of language)

Source

described (but not used) in The Klingon Way

More Information

  Regarding definition #1 – second:
This means "second" in a row of counting. For "second" as a time unit, see lup.

  Regarding definition #2 – second, aide:
In Klingon culture, a cha'DIch is a person who assists in a legal proceedings and can defend an accused. Captain Picard was Worf's cha'DIch.

The word appeared in the first episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks.

See Cha'DIch article at Memory Alpha, the wiki for canon Star Trek.

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Definition of {cha'DIch}
from the Klingon Language Wiki:
https://klingon.wiki/Word/Cha-DIch
Retrieved 23 Jan 2022

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Latest edit: 09 Nov 2020, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 17 Oct 2019, by KlingonTeacher

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