S Qap
qap ] / [ qap ]
Klingon letters:
qap
Handwritten:
qap

1. work, function, succeed, win

word type: verb, TKD chapter 4.
transitive verb: vay' vIQap. = I work, function, succeed, win something.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 103
"win" used in TKW, added in KGT
First used in TKW (see list)

Canon examples

noH QapmeH wo' Qaw'lu'chugh yay chavbe'lu'
Destroying an empire to win a war is no victory. (TKW)

2. operate, be in operation
word type: verb, TKD chapter 4.
intransitive verb: Qap vay'. = Somebody/something operate, be in operations.

Source

Klingon for the Galactic Traveler p. 225

See also

Qapla' success
vum work

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Definition of {Qap}
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Retrieved 09 Aug 2022

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Latest edit: 16 Jun 2020, by KlingonTeacher
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