Vulcan English Description Category
san waist the part of the humanoid trunk between the bottom of the rib cage and the pelvis body part
bek-tor wait to remain or rest in expectation; to tarry until another catches up; to remain temporarily neglected, unattended to, or postponed (verb) (VLI)
smo'ni wait the act of waiting or the time spent waiting
im'roi walk to move over a surface by taking steps with the feet at a pace slower than a run
lates walk a place, such as a sidewalk or promenade, on which one may walk; a path (noun) (anc.) (VLI) place
temok wall an upright structure of masonry, wood, plaster, or other building material serving to enclose, divide, or protect an area, especially a vertical construction forming an inner partition or exterior siding of a building house
czar wander to move about with no purpose
aitlu want to desire greatly; wish for; to have need
aitlun want the condition or quality of lacking something usual or necessary (noun) emotion
t'naehm war a state of open, armed, often prolonged conflict carried on between nations, states, or parties (Old Vulcan) crime
ahkh War, The The War against invading Dhulathiv pirates [Spock's World] Vulcan
ahkhan warfare the waging of war against an enemy; armed conflict; military operations marked by a specific characteristic crime
thorsh-tam warhead a part of the armament system in the forward part of a projectile that contains either a nuclear or thermonuclear system, a high explosive system, chemical or biological agents, or inert materials intended to inflict damage on a target weapon
lamekh warm somewhat hotter than temperate; having or producing a comfortable and agreeable degree of heat; moderately hot meteorology
vikau warn to make aware in advance of actual or potential harm, danger, or evil; to admonish as to action or manners; to notify (a person) to go or stay away (verb)
tchas-mev warp conduit a conduit through which energized plasma is transferred from a starship's warp core to the warp engine nacelles
tchas-tviyan warp core part of the warp drive in which power is generated through a controlled annihilation of matter and antimatter; also referred to as matter/antimatter reaction chamber (M/ARC)
tchas-tviyan-shaya warp core breach where antimatter comes in contact with matter, leading to a disastrous explosion that destroys the ship
feretai t'tchas-nosh-nisaklar warp diagnostic assembly warp diagnostic assembly
tchas-yeturek warp drive the main propulsion system for most starships that is capable of faster-than-light travel; the core of the warp drive uses to control the annihilation of matter and antimatter
tchas-mishu warp engine large structure that contains the systems necessary to generate a warp field; warp engines are usually housed in warp engine nacelles
tchas-mishu-leshek warp engine nacelle the structure that contains a warp engine; most starships' warp engines are mounted in nacelles so that the remainder of the ship can be protected from inadvertent malfunctions or damage
tchas-klai warp factor the unit used to measure faster-than-light travel, where 'c' is equal to the speed of light; each increase of one warp is computed geometrically; warp ten is theorized to be infinite and with current technology, unobtainable
tchas-vunai warp field a subspace field with a subspace distortion of at least 1 cochrane; a starship enveloped by a warp field is able to travel faster than light, without relativistic limits being violated
tchas-snazh-mev warp plasma conduit a conduit through which energized plasma is transferred from a starship's warp core to the warp engine nacelles; also called the warp drive shaft
tchas-snazh-kapol warp plasma filter a filter through which the plasma flows along the power transfer conduits to keep it free from impurities
tchas-snazh-tihetilayek warp plasma stabilizer warp plasma stabilizer
ne-patorayek t'tchas-snazh warp plasma subprocessor warp plasma subprocessor
tchas-threshan warp speed faster than light speed measured in warp factors
ulef-lan warrant officer a military officer intermediate in rank between a noncommissioned officer and a commissioned officer rank
gakh wart a hard rough lump growing on the skin, caused by infection with certain viruses and occurring typically on the hands or feet body part
gakh wart a hard rough lump growing on the skin, caused by infection with certain viruses and occurring typically on the hands or feet medicine
vesh' was to have been; was; were + verb = past tense prefix
pu-tor wash to cleanse, using water or other liquid, usually with soap, detergent, or bleach, by immersing, dipping, rubbing, or scrubbing (verb)
thinoi waste to use, consume, spend, or expend thoughtlessly or carelessly (verb)
guhsh-khartau-torektra waste management system a system in place to cleanse liquid or solid waste to either compost or return to the system as in water
guhsh-masu wastewater water that has been used, as for washing, flushing, or in a manufacturing process, and so contains waste products; sewage
va'ash-da-nelek t'guhsh-masu wastewater recycling plant a plant that cleans and purifies wastewater to return it to the system place
glantau watch to look or observe attentively or carefully; be closely observant; to look and wait expectantly or in anticipation (verb)
paluntunau watch over to look after someone or something
mashau water to pour or sprinkle water on; make wet (verb)
masu water a clear, colorless, odorless, and tasteless liquid, H2O, essential for most plant and animal life and the most widely used of all solvents (noun) food
masu-ek'mev water main a principal pipe in a system of pipes for conveying water, especially one installed underground house
masu-tin water table the level below which the ground is completely saturated with water geology
masutra-eshu'a waterspout a tornado or lesser whirlwind occurring over water and resulting in a funnel-shaped whirling column of air and spray meteorology
masu-fenk(-) watertight so tightly made that water cannot enter or escape; having no flaws or loopholes; impossible to fault, refute, or evade
masu-yut waterway a navigable body of water, such as a river, channel, or canal place
purtwi watt an International System unit of power equal to one joule per second science
purtwi'es wattage an amount of power, especially electric power, expressed in watts or kilowatts; the electric power required by an appliance or device science
pral wave a ridge or swell moving through or along the surface of a large body of water; something that suggests the form and motion of a wave in the sea (noun) geology
pral-yut waveguide a system of material boundaries in the form of a solid dielectric rod or dielectric-filled tubular conductor capable of guiding high-frequency electromagnetic waves science
kro'el way way, as in kya kro'el (This is the way?)
yut way a road, path, or highway affording passage from one place to another; a course of conduct or action (VLI)
Tu-Jarok Way of Jarok mastery over Inner Chorus by embracing emotion religion
etek we used by the speaker or writer to indicate the speaker or writer along with another or others as the subject (normal) parts of speech
etwel we used by the speaker or writer to indicate the speaker or writer along with another or others as the subject (superiour) parts of speech
sarlah etek we come we come sentence
Sarlah etek dvin-tor We come to serve We come to serve; a formal greeting of sorts phrase
Surak's sayings - We have differences... We have differences. Ma etek natyan teretuhr lau etek shetau weh-lo'uk do tum t'on (We have differences. May we, together, become greater than the sum of both of us) phrase
gla-tor etek we see we see sentence
kobat weak lacking physical strength, energy, or vigor; feeble; likely to fail under pressure, stress, or strain; lacking resistance
kobatau weaken to make or become weak or weaker
kobat'es weakness the condition or quality of being weak; a personal defect or failing; a special fondness or inclination emotion
don-tak wealth an abundance of valuable material possessions or resources; riches; the state of being rich; affluence (anc.) money
wun weapon an instrument of attack or defense in combat, as a gun, missile, or sword; a means used to defend against or defeat another (VLI) weapon
wun-kas-slakh weapon vine a creeper used to make the ahn-wun in ancient times plant
chkariya weasel weasel-like animal that eats carrion, fruit, small animals; lives in temperate zone (Way of Kolinahr, Demons, The Lost Years) animal
igen-va weather the state of the atmosphere at a given time and place, with respect to variables such as temperature, moisture, wind velocity, and barometric pressure (noun) meteorology
igen-vasha weather to expose to the action of the elements, as for drying, seasoning, or coloring; to discolor, disintegrate, wear, or otherwise affect adversely by exposure (verb) meteorology
igen-vashan weathering to show the effects, such as discoloration, of exposure to the elements; to expose to the action of the elements, as for drying, seasoning, or coloring
vis web a latticed or woven structure; a structure of delicate, threadlike filaments characteristically spun by spiders or certain insect larvae
tufeen hushani wedding cake a Vulcan wedding cake; very similar to carrot cake (ST Cooking Manual) food
shihvek wedge a piece of material, such as metal or wood, thick at one edge and tapered to a thin edge at the other for insertion in a narrow crevice, used for splitting, tightening, securing, or levering
vedik weed generic term for a plant considered undesirable, unattractive, or troublesome, especially one growing where it is not wanted, as in a garden plant
tusa weep to shed (tears) as an expression of emotion; to express grief or anguish for; lament; to express emotion, such as grief or sadness, by shedding tears emotion
rasathau weigh to determine the weight of by or as if by using a scale or balance (verb)
rasath weight a measure of the heaviness of an object science
flekh weird of, relating to, or suggestive of the preternatural or supernatural; of a strikingly odd or unusual character; strange emotion
falterau weld to join (metals) by applying heat, sometimes with pressure and sometimes with an intermediate or filler metal having a high melting point; to bring into close association or union
muhl well in a satisfactory condition; right or proper; not ailing, infirm, or diseased; healthy (adjective)
vik well a deep hole or shaft sunk into the earth to obtain water, oil, gas, or brine; a place where water issues from the earth; a spring or fountain place
vesh' were + verb = past tense to have been; was; were + verb = past tense prefix
tev'rak west the cardinal point on the mariner's compass 270 clockwise from due north and directly opposite east direction
masupik wet covered or soaked with a liquid, such as water; not yet dry or firm
masu-kas-shal wetland(s) a lowland area, such as a marsh or swamp, that is saturated with moisture, especially when regarded as the natural habitat of wildlife geology
ra what which thing or which particular one of many; which kind, character, or designation parts of speech
kap-yar wheat any of various annual cereal grasses of the genus Triticum widely cultivated in temperate regions in many varieties for its commercially important edible grain food
halek wheel a solid disk or a rigid circular ring connected by spokes to a hub, designed to turn around an axle passed through the center (noun) technical
t'var'eth whelp invicitive used for an undisciplined youth phrase
lu when at the time that; as soon as; whenever; during the time at which; while parts of speech
wilat where at or in what place; in what situation or position; from what place or source; to what place; toward what end parts of speech
if which what particular one or ones; the one or ones previously mentioned or implied, specifically; used as a relative pronoun in a clause that provides additional information about the antecedent parts of speech
du' while while; during prefix
wonil-zehl whip a thin strap for beating; an instrument, either a flexible rod or a flexible thong or lash attached to a handle, used for driving animals or administering corporal punishment weapon
zhal whisper soft speech with little or no vibration of the vocal chords; the light noise like the noise of silk clothing or leaves blowing in the wind
zhal-tor whisper to speak softly; to speak in a low voice
zhalan whispering making a sound like a whisper
alam white the achromatic color of maximum lightness; the color of objects that reflect nearly all light of all visible wavelengths (Marketa) colour
wan-kur white the achromatic color of maximum lightness; the color of objects that reflect nearly all light of all visible wavelengths (VLI) colour
lipau-skraman whittling to cut small bits or pare shavings from wood hobbies
vi who what or which person or persons; used as a relative pronoun to introduce a clause when the antecedent is a person or persons or one to whom personality is attributed parts of speech
ek'khaf whole blood blood drawn from the body from which no constituent, such as plasma or platelets, has been removed body part
ek'su'us whole number a member of the set of positive integers and zero; a positive integer; an integer math
t'vi whose the possessive form of who; the possessive form of which parts of speech
po why for what purpose, reason, or cause; with what intention, justification, or motive; the reason, cause, or purpose for which parts of speech
eik wide having a specified extent from side to side; extending over a great distance from side to side; broad
Surak's sayings - Wide experience... Wide experience... (English) Wide experience increases wisdom, provided the experience is not sought purely for the stimulation of sensation. phrase
Surak's sayings - Wide experience... Wide experience... (Vulcan) Eik-veshtaya to'ovau kau - lu veshtaya ri glazhau goh na'kastorilaya t'kashan. phrase
eikan widening to make or become wide or wider
kir'an widow/widower a man or woman whose spouse has died and who has not remarried; a title used like FSE widow/widower family
eik-vath width the state, quality, or fact of being wide; the measurement of the extent of something from side to side
adun'a wife a woman joined to a man in marriage; a female spouse (Marketa) family
ko-telsu wife a woman joined to a man in marriage; a female spouse (VLI) family
kwai wild occuring, growing, or living in a natural state; not domesticated, cultivated, or tamed; uncivilized or barbarous; savage emotion
shi'kwai wilderness an unsettled, uncultivated region left in its natural condition; a wild tract of land covered with dense vegetation or forests place
kwai-aushfatra wildlife wild animals and vegetation, especially animals living in a natural, undomesticated state animal
dungi will to decide on; choose; to yearn for; desire; to decree, dictate, or order; to resolve with a forceful will; determine (verb) emotion
dungi- will to decide on; choose; to yearn for; desire; to decree, dictate, or order; to resolve with a forceful will; determine (verb) emotion
k'ai willow tree originally from Navaho plant
skil win a victory (as in a race or other competition) (noun)
skil-tor win to achieve victory or finish first in a competition; to achieve success in an effort or venture (verb)
kuvor-tor wind to wrap (something) around a center or another object once or repeatedly; to wrap or encircle (an object) in a series of coils; entwine (verb)
salan wind moving air, especially a natural and perceptible movement of air parallel to or along the ground; a movement of air coming from one of the four cardinal points of the compass (noun) meteorology
salan-samu'ahn wind chill the serious chilling effect of wind and low temperature meteorology
salan-eitaya wind shear a change in wind direction and speed between slightly different altitudes, especially a sudden downdraft meteorology
salan-ur wind tunnel a structure resembling a tunnel where air is blown at known velocities for testing parts of aircraft or cars
kuvoran winding the act of winding or twisting (noun)
salan-grazhakel windmill generator that extracts usable energy from winds
krani window an opening constructed in a wall or roof that functions to admit light or air to an enclosure and is often framed and spanned with glass mounted to permit opening and closing house
salan-krani windshield the large glass window at the front of a vehicle
salan-krani-shildahek windshield wiper a mechanical device that cleans the windshield
salanayik windy abounding in or exposed to the wind or breezes meteorology
rala wing one of a pair of movable organs for flying, as the feather-covered modified forelimb of a bird or the skin-covered modified digits of the forelimb of a bat body part
rala wing one of a pair of movable organs for flying, as the feather-covered modified forelimb of a bird or the skin-covered modified digits of the forelimb of a bat animal
skilsu winner one that wins, especially a victor in sports or a notably successful person
irak-wak winter (season) usually usually coldest season of the year, occurring between autumn and spring, extending in the Northern Hemisphere from the winter solstice to the vernal equinox (scientific) meteorology
Karil winter (season) a year as expressed through the recurrence of the winter season; a period of time characterized by coldness, misery, barrenness, or death (colloquial) time
raf-elakh wire (electrical) a metallic strand sometimes clad and often electrically insulated, used chiefly for structural support or to conduct electricity (electric) (noun) technical
mokelakh wire (metal) a usually pliable metallic strand or rod made in many lengths and diameters (metal) (noun) technical
kau wisdom the ability to discern or judge what is true, right, or lasting; insight; common sense; good judgment philosophy
kau-bosh wise having the ability to discern or judge what is true, right, or lasting; sagacious; exhibiting common sense; prudent
istau wish to long for; want; to desire; to entertain or express wishes for; bid (verb) emotion
istaya wish a desire, longing, or strong inclination for a specific thing; an expression of a desire, longing, or strong inclination; a petition; something desired or longed for (noun) emotion
k' with with; by preposition
saseshau withdraw to take back or away; remove; to remove (money) from an account; to draw aside
k'svi within inside; inside the range or bounds of; occurring inside (a particular period of time); not further off than (used with distances). preposition
-fam without ~less; lacking; without suffix
rik' without on the outside; with something absent or lacking preposition
rik' without without prefix
toglantau witness to be present at or have personal knowledge of; to provide or serve as evidence of (verb) crime
toglantausu witness one who can give a firsthand account of something seen, heard, or experienced; one who furnishes evidence (noun) people
krin-tu wolf-like animal an extinct wolf-like animal; also called "krinti" animal
mor'gril wolverine a psionically-aware animal similar to a Terran wolverine animal
mor-gril wolverine a psionically aware animal similar to a Terran wolverine animal
kosu woman an adult female humanoid; women considered as a group; womankind family
sudef womb uterus; a place where something is generated body part
lapan wood the secondary xylem of trees and shrubs, lying beneath the bark and consisting largely of cellulose and lignin plant
sher skah wood a mountain grown grade of wood used in making the ka'athyra (lyrette) plant
lapan-skrimsu woodcarver one creates or decorates objects of wood by carving then with a sharp hand-held tool occupation
lapan-skriman woodcarving the art of creating or decorating objects of wood by carving with a sharp hand-held tool hobbies
lap-shal woodland land having a cover of trees and shrubs place
lapanik woody forming or consisting of wood; ligneous; marked by the presence of wood or xylem; characteristic or suggestive of wood
zhit word a sound or a combination of sounds, or its representation in writing or printing, that symbolizes and communicates a meaning and may consist of a single morpheme or of a combination of morphemes
ar'kada work to exert oneself physically or mentally in order to do, make, or accomplish something; to be employed; have a job (verb)
ar'kadan work physical or mental effort or activity directed toward the production or accomplishment of something; a job; employment (noun)
ar'kada-ravot workbee whereby a group of people congregate to complete a task or perform a service
zup-shal workshop a room, area, or small establishment where manual or light industrial work is done; an educational seminar or series of meetings emphasizing interaction and exchange of information place
panu world the planet you are currently on; the universe; the planet with its inhabitants place
stukh-wak-mev wormhole a distortion of space-time in a region of the universe that would link one location or time with another, through a path that is shorter in distance or duration than would otherwise be expected astronomy
weh-rasahkos worse something inferior in quality or condition or effect; inferior to another in quality or condition or desirability (anc.)
don worth the quality that renders something desirable, useful, or valuable; a quantity of something that may be purchased for a specified sum or by a specified means money
skek wound an injury, especially one in which the skin or another external surface is torn, pierced, cut, or otherwise broken medicine
mish-vel-raul wrench any of various hand or power tools, often having fixed or adjustable jaws, used for gripping, turning, or twisting objects such as nuts, bolts, or pipes tool
mish-vel-raul wrench an injury produced by twisting or straining medicine
mish-vel-raul wrench a sudden tug at one's emotions; a surge of compassion, sorrow, or anguish emotion
vo'ek-pukan wrestling a sport in which two competitors attempt to throw or immobilize each other by grappling sport
kar-nik wrist the joint between the hand and the forearm body part
kar-nik-svirbayek wrist communicator a communications device worn on the wrist during the time of STTMP tool
k'tve'hi write to form (letters, words, or symbols) on a surface such as paper with an instrument such as a pen (Marketa)
kitau write to form (letters, words, or symbols) on a surface such as paper with an instrument such as a pen (VLI)
kitausu writer one who writes, especially as an occupation; a person who is able to write and has written something occupation
kitaun writing the act of one who writes hobbies
riyeht(-) wrong not in conformity with fact or truth; incorrect or erroneous; contrary to conscience, morality, or law; immoral or wicked

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