S lung
luf ] / [ luf ]
Klingon letters:
luf
Handwritten:
luf

type of animal, loong (lizardlike)

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word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: lungmey

Source

Klingon for the Galactic Traveler p. 48, 218

Canon examples

lung Qu'
Operation Dragon (KGT p. 49)

Derived and related words

Duran lung Durani lizard
Duran lung DIr Durani lizard skins (food)
tera' bIQ lung'a' alligator, crocodile
toqvIr lung Tokvirian skink

More Information

A lung is not really a dragon, but that is a close approximation. (KGT p. 49)

"Lizard" is only a close approximation of what the Klingon word lung means. "Salamander" might do just as well, but in fact, neither is accurate.

(Star Trek: Klingon)

See also

'evta' newt-like animal

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Definition of {lung}
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https://klingon.wiki/Word/Lung
Retrieved 08 Dec 2022

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Latest edit: 20 Oct 2020, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 06 May 2020, by KlingonTeacher

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