S chuv
cuv ] / [ cuv ]
Klingon letters:
cuv
Handwritten:
cuv

1. leftover

word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: This word is probably not countable.

Source

qepHom Saarbrücken 2015
See new words released at qepHom'a' 2015

Canon examples

chuvmey leftovers (grammatical term)

2. be leftover
word type: verb used as adjective, TKD chapter 4.4.
Quality verbs are intransitive by nature.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 83

Canon examples

Soj chuv
leftover food (KGT p. 102)

More Information

  Regarding definition #1 – leftover:
This noun usually refers to leftover food, but in the context of Klingon grammar, it refers to those words which are neither verb nor noun. See ➞ leftovers

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Latest edit: 15 Sep 2021, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 09 Oct 2020, by KlingonTeacher

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