S veS
ves ] / [ ves ]
Klingon letters:
ves
Handwritten:
ves

war, warfare

word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: This word is probably not countable.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 112
First used in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (see list)

Canon examples

notlh veS... 'a tugh manotlhchoH je maH.
War is obsolete, General. As we are in danger of becoming.
(Azetbur in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country)

Derived and related words

veSDuj warship
mu'qaD veS curse warfare

More Information

veS is used to refer to war or warfare in general. When talking about a specific battle, the word noH is used.

Backwards

Sev contain / bandage

See also

veStay vestai (rank)

Similar sounding words

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Definition of {veS}
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https://klingon.wiki/Word/VeS
Retrieved 17 May 2022

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Latest edit: 31 Aug 2021, by WikiAdmin
Created: 20 Feb 2020, by KlingonTeacher

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