S pIv
piv ] / [ piv ]
Klingon letters:
piv
Handwritten:
piv

1. be healthy

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

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 100

Opposite

rop be ill, sick

2. warp [?]
word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: This word is probably not countable.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 100
derived from other words

Questions about this word

This word appears in most terms related to the warp drive, but it was never said that there is a noun pIv.
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Derived and related words

pIvchem warp field
pIvghor warp drive
pIvlob warp factor

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Definition of {pIv}
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https://klingon.wiki/Word/PIv
Retrieved 03 Dec 2022

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Category: verb / noun    

Latest edit: 05 Apr 2020, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 05 Apr 2020, by KlingonTeacher

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