S lI'
liz ] / [ liz ]
Klingon letters:
liz
Handwritten:
liz

1. transmit data (to a place)

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word type: verb, TKD chapter 4.
transitive verb: vay' vIlI'. = I transmit data (to a place) something.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 92
First used in Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (see list)

Derived and related words

HablI' data transceiving device

Opposite

Hev receive

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

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 92
First used in Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (see list)

Canon examples

Qu'vaD lI' net tu'bej.
You'll find it useful for the mission. (Star Trek III: The Search for Spock)

wa'maH yIHmey lI'be'
ten useless tribbles (CK)

Qu'vaD lI' De'vam.
This information is useful for the mission. (TKD)

HoS lI' Dalo'Ha'chu' .
You are a total waste of good energy! (PK)

lI' 'e' Datu'.
You will find it useful. (PK)

lI'qu' tlhIngan may' taj.
The Klingon battle knife is designed primarily for versatility of use. (SB 2)

bIDaqchu' 'ej jagh De' lI' DaSuq.
Intercept useful enemy information. (MKE)

3. in progress
word type: Type 7 verb suffix, TKD chapter 4.2.7.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 42, 164

Canon examples

chollI'
it is getting closer (TKD)

4. your (noun capable of language)
word type: Type 4 noun suffix, TKD chapter 4.3.4.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 25

Backwards

'Il be sincere

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Definition of {lI'}
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https://klingon.wiki/Word/LI-
Retrieved 01 Dec 2021

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Latest edit: 10 Jun 2021, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 08 Sep 2019, by KlingonTeacher

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