Leftovers, in Klingon chuvmey, is the term describing all other kinds of words which are neither a verb nor a noun (1). They are described in TKD's section 5: "Other kinds of words". The following kinds of words are described in this section:

Note to adjectives

With this list it is easy to see that there are no adjectives in Klingon. This role is taken by verbs, describing the relevant state. For instance, instead of the adjective good there is the verb be good, in Klingon QaQ. (2)


1 : The Klingon Dictionary, Chapter 5. "Other kinds of words", p. 51

2 : The Klingon Dictionary, Chapter 4.4 "Adjectives", p. 49

Category: Grammar    Latest edit: 03 Dec 2016, by WikiAdmin    Created: 29 Nov 2016 by DirkSchlSser

Andrew Strader, using the Klingon name ghuy'Do wa', has been a Klingonist ...
There are several way to remember vocabulary. Since each person learns ...
There are several strange and incredible stories about Klingon around on ...

N E W :

click to enter

'xi.fan hol


Day of the week:
Today is DaSjaj

starred Random Article

  • Search

Other languages:

flag_en.png English
flag_de.png Deutsch
flag_nl.png Create New Topic
flag_fr.png Create New Topic

Visit us on Facebook:

The Klingon Wiki - Teaching Klingon to the galaxy

All text is available under the terms of a Creative Commons License.
Star Trek™, Klingon™ and related names are trademarks of CBS Corporation and Paramount Pictures, and are used under "fair use" guidelines.