S tey'loD
'té.lod ] / [ 'té.lod ]
Klingon letters:
teyzlod
Handwritten:
teyzlod

1. male cousin (son of tennuS or me')

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word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: tey'loDpu' (beings capable of language)
This noun is made of the parts tey' and loD.

Source

HolQeD vol. 9 issue 3, September 2000
view text of that issue p. 8

Opposite

lorloD male cousin

2. nephew
The Klingon Wiki has an article
about family words.
word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: tey'loDpu' (beings capable of language)

Source

HolQeD vol. 9 issue 3, September 2000
view text of that issue p. 8

Opposite

lorloD nephew

More Information

  Regarding definition #1 – male cousin (son of tennuS or me'):
male cousin = son of mother's sister (me') or father's brother (tennuS)
  Regarding definition #2 – nephew:
nephew = son of man's (loDnI') or woman's sister (be'nI')

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Definition of {tey'loD}
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Latest edit: 09 Nov 2020, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 03 Nov 2020, by KlingonTeacher

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