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"vuvchuq SuvwI'pu'."

Translation:Warriors respect each other.

April 26, 2018



These are not your average Duolingo Lesson 3 sample sentences. ;-)


Am I correct in believing that this sentence may also be translated as "The fighters respect each other"?


Yes. SuvwI' literally means "fighter", but Klingons use the word in such a way that it seems to indicate something deeper, so we tend to translate it as "warrior".


Is there any site that can help solely with grammer i am not to good at that. Also are there any good english-klingon translater websites


First, there are NO good computer translators. Bing claims to translate Klingon, but it is very bad and should both be used! There are also a number of apps that claim to do the same, but really just ask Bing for the translation. There are is a very good look up app called boQwI' and a great website at hol.kag.org. You might want to check out this forum post for more options: https://forum.duolingo.com/comment/35666105

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