S lu'
luz ] / [ luz ]
Klingon letters:
luz
Handwritten:
luz

1. indefinite subject

word type: Type 5 verb suffix, TKD chapter 4.2.5.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 57

Derived and related words

tu'lu' there is

2. yes, okay, I will
word type: exclamation, TKD chapter 5.5.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 57

Canon examples

lu' qaH Yes, sir! (TKD p. 58)

More Information

  Regarding definition #1 – indefinite subject:
The suffix lu' is used to indicate that the subject is unknown, indefinite, and/or general. It is usually translated with passive voice.

  Regarding definition #2 – yes, okay, I will:
The exclamation lu' is a short form of luq. It is used as a confirmation to a command, not as an answer to a question. For that, use HIja'.

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Definition of {lu'}
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https://klingon.wiki/Word/Lu-
Retrieved 24 May 2022

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Latest edit: 09 Nov 2020, by KlingonTeacher
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