S HIvchuq
hiv.'cuk ] / [ hiv.'cuk ]
Klingon letters:
hivcuk
Handwritten:
hivcuk

attack range

word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: This word is probably not countable.
This noun is made of the parts HIv and chuq.

Source

HolQeD vol. 8 issue 4, December 1999
view text of that issue p. 12
First used in Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (see list)

Canon examples

chorghSaD qelI'qam HIvchuq 'e' vInoH.
Estimating attack range in 8,000 kellicams. (Star Trek V: The Final Frontier)

More Information

This is one of the rare verb-noun-constructions. It's not clear if HIv can be used as a noun, so this word might be a short form of HIvmeH chuq.

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Definition of {HIvchuq}
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https://klingon.wiki/Word/HIvchuk
Retrieved 03 Dec 2022

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Latest edit: 15 Apr 2021, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 04 Nov 2020, by KlingonTeacher

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