S jav
jav ] / [ jav ]
Klingon letters:
jav
Handwritten:
jav

1. sixth tone of nonatonic musical scale

word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: This word is probably not countable.

Source

Klingon for the Galactic Traveler p. 72, 217

2. prisoner (slang)
word type: noun, TKD chapter 3. , slang usage, KGT, chapter 5.2.

plural: javpu' (beings capable of language)

Source

Klingon for the Galactic Traveler p. 153, 217

Canon examples

jav luHpu' 'avwI'
The guard has caused a prisoner to confess
literally: The guard has yanked a six. (KGT p. 153)

3. six
word type: number, TKD chapter 5.2.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 53, 90

Derived and related words

javmaH sixty

Backwards

vaj so, then

Similar sounding words

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Definition of {jav}
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http://klingon.wiki/Word/Jav
Retrieved 30 Sep 2022

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Latest edit: 20 Mar 2021, by WikiAdmin
Created: 10 Feb 2020, by KlingonTeacher

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