S joq
jok ] / [ jok ]
Klingon letters:
jok
Handwritten:
jok

1. flap, flutter, wave

word type: verb, TKD chapter 4.
intransitive verb: joq vay'. = Somebody/something flap, flutter, waves.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 91

Derived and related words

joqwI' flag

2. or, and/or (joining sentences)
word type: conjunction, TKD chapter 5.3.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 55, 91

Canon examples

DeS 'uS joq
an arm or a leg or both (TKD p. 55)

More Information

Maltz pointed out that, in flight, a bird's wings laq (the bird is said to laqmoH its wings), but when a banner or sail flaps, the correct word to use is joq flap, flutter, wave. (HolQeD v10n4)

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qoj and/or

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Definition of {joq}
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Category: verb / conjunction    

Latest edit: 28 Sep 2021, by WikiAdmin
Created: 14 Oct 2019, by KlingonTeacher

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