Nerubian is the name of the language of the nerubians, it is both a spoken and a sign language.[1] The language is a clicking, rasping language.[2]

Nerubian Primer

Official translations

Only one nerubian phrase has been known to be translated:

  • "Shabtir bakh sokhen" = "The servant bows to the master's authority" - code words to enter Naxxanar [3]

Untranslated words or phrases

Language speculation

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  • Ahn = Old
  • Anak = Depths
  • Azjol/Kahet/Kilah = Kingdom/City
  • En = temple
  • Naz = Forgotten
  • Nerub = Spider
  • Shabtir = Servant
  • Sokhen = Master