S nIv
niv ] / [ niv ]
Klingon letters:
niv
Handwritten:
niv

be superior

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

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 96

Canon examples

'etlh QorghHa'lu'chugh ragh 'etlh nIvqu' 'ej jejHa'choH.
Even the best blade will rust and grow dull unless it is cared for. (TKW p. 101)

Opposite

QIv be inferior

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Latest edit: 25 Sep 2020, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 02 Jul 2020, by KlingonTeacher

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