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A comment on this SE question stated:

Klingon is a real Earth language, but it's only heard in the second movie and never shown printed.

I couldn't find any references to that.

Was Klingon used in any of the Star Wars movies?

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    Is that second as in empire, or second as in clones? – NikolaiDante Oct 2 '12 at 10:59
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    Klingon is not a real Earth Language it's a Fictional Language used in Star Trek. And as far as I know the makers of Star Trek were not involved in the making of Star Wars so I see no reason as to why there was Klingon in Star Wars. However due to the amount of people who worked on star wars there might be some cross over words. – StarLordBlair Oct 2 '12 at 12:56
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    @TeamGB - I was merely quoting the comment, and whether Klingon is classified as "real Earth Langiage" or not has absolutely zero bearing on the meat of the question (which was whether Klingon was used in Star Wars movies). If JohnO's phrase rubs you wrong so much, feel free to edit it out of the question. – DVK-on-Ahch-To Oct 2 '12 at 14:28
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    @TeamGB At what point would you consider Klingon to be non-fictional, as it is presently a spoken and written language? – Xantec Oct 2 '12 at 19:47
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    @Xantec It is fictional just like the many Elvish dialects of Tolkien. Just because you can maintain a (somewhat limited) conversation in language X doesn't mean language X is a language of real-life Earth. "Fictional" here doesn't mean "not a language"; it means "a language from fiction". – Andres F. Aug 24 '15 at 23:41
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John O confessed in chat that is comment was a joke.

I put in a flippant comment yesterday that inspired DVK to ask if klingon was spoken in the Star Wars movies.
I wouldn't have posted it if I thought anyone could take it serious.

So, no, Klingon was not used in any Star Wars movies.

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    Heh. After E.T., I'm very willing to expect stuff like that to be For Realz :) – DVK-on-Ahch-To Oct 2 '12 at 20:45
  • ...and Klingon isn't a "real life" language either :) – Andres F. Aug 24 '15 at 23:42
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Yes there was. In Star Wars Episode 3: Revenge of the Sith. Anakin looks over to a red view screen when the senator arrives. The text symbols on the screen is Klingon. As an avid Trek fan, I couldn't miss it. It's about 1:40 minutes into the movie when he is on the volcanic planet.

Screen capture:

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Upper part of the screen:

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    Do you have a screencap that shows this? – March Ho Aug 24 '15 at 11:55
  • I took the liberty to add screen captures from the described scene to the answer (need peer review though). It definitley looks klingon-ish ... – Gerald Schneider Aug 24 '15 at 15:42
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    Comparing the characters with examples from Memory Alpha I'd say it may be inspired by Klingon written language, but it's not the same. – Gerald Schneider Aug 24 '15 at 15:50
  • I saw this way back when, but sort of assumed it was probably Sumerian or Babylonian rather than Klingon. – Robert Columbia Dec 27 '17 at 15:49
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    All indications point to this not being Klingon text – Valorum May 13 at 13:03

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