S tu
tu ] / [ tu ]
Klingon letters:
tu
Handwritten:
tu

1. blink

word type: verb, TKD chapter 4.

Source

qep'a' 2020
See new words released at qep'a' 27

Pun

"toe" (pronounced like tu) is dutch for "be closed". Alternatively, this may be from "two", as when you blink you close both of your eyes (contrasted with wang/one).

2. you (pl.) - me
word type: pronominal prefix, TKD chapter 4.1.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 33, 163

More Information

The verb tu blink has the addition "unvoluntary". A slang way to say "blink" is mInDu' yIv, literally "chew the eyes", but with the slang meaning of yIv this is "annoy the eyes". (qep'a' 2020)

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Category: verb / prefixqep'a' words   

Latest edit: 07 Mar 2022, by HemeHeqIS
Created: 07 Feb 2020, by KlingonTeacher

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