S ngIb
fib ] / [ fib ]
Klingon letters:
fib
Handwritten:
fib

1. ankle

word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: ngIbDu' (body parts)

Source

Klingon for the Galactic Traveler p. 166, 222

2. ankle (also a slang term of deprecation) (slang)
word type: noun, TKD chapter 3. , slang usage, KGT, chapter 5.2.

plural: ngIbDu' (body parts)

Source

Klingon for the Galactic Traveler p. 166, 222

Canon examples

ngIb ghaH verengan'e'.
The Ferengi is an ankle. (KGT p. 166)

More Information

In the Krotmag dialect, ngIb ("ankle") is pronounced identical to the verb ngIm "be putrid". (KGT p. 166)

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Latest edit: 09 Nov 2020, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 29 May 2020, by KlingonTeacher

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