--------------------------------------
S
--------------------------------------

Salporin - Chewie's best Wookiee friend, who he has known since childhood. Salporin was unable to be at Chewie's wedding, for he had been taken by the Empire as a slave. Salporin was killed while protecting Princess Leia from the vicious Noghri.


Senator Yarua

Senator Yarua - the respected senator representing Kashyyyk, Senator Yarua has a firm sense of fair justice. He finds commercial power within the senate reprehensible and is determined to restore justice to galactic government. Over the years, the Wookiees have made many contributions to the Republic . . . unfortunately, when the Empire rose to power, the Wookiee senators, and their species, were imprisoned and used as slaves.

Shoran - an old friend of Chewbacca. Shoran accompanied Chewbacca on their mission to rescue Han Solo from the Yevetha. Shoran acted as Chewie's primary cover and firemate. Sadly, Shoran fell in a heated gun battle with thirteen Yevethan guards.

Shyriiwook - language of the Wookiees, which consists of grunts, growls and barks. Loosely translated, it means, "Language of the tree-people."


Snoova

Snoova - the rogue Wookiee bounty hunter who has disrespected Wookiee tradition since he entered the business. He has brown fur with black splotches all over and a "flat-top" hair cut. During the events between the Battle of Hoth and the Battle of Endor, Chewbacca disguised himself as Snoova in order to gain access to Coruscant and Prince Xizor's palace.

--------------------------------------
T
--------------------------------------

Tarkazza - the father of Katarra, the leader of the "Wookiee Underground" Tarkazza has black fur with a silvery streak running down his back.

Thikkiiana Peninsula - an area on Kashyyyk.

Trandosha - a planet near Kashyyyk which is inhabited by the reptilian Trandoshan. The Trandoshans are the enemies of the Wookiees, the ones who convinced the Empire to enslave the Wookiees.


Trandoshan

Trandoshan - the evil reptilian enemies of the Wookiees, who convinced the Empire to enslave the Wookiees. The famous bounty hunter, Bossk, is a Trandoshan.

--------------------------------------
U
--------------------------------------

Utchakkaloch - the son of Dewlannamapia, the Wookiee that raised Han Solo as a child. Han eventually met "Chakk" at Chewbacca's wedding, where Han told the Wookiee that his mother died a hero. Chakk is actually distantly related to Chewbacca through a second cousin three times removed who emigrated to Rwookrrorro and married Chewie's great-aunt's niece. Chakk sees Han as his "adopted brother."

--------------------------------------
V
--------------------------------------

Vargi - Mallatobuck's evil and immoral brother who aided Imperial slavers and helped imprison the people of Chewbacca's clan.

Vrortick cocktail - a favored Wookiee food dish that contains various meats and layers of wroshyr leaves that had been soaked in potent grakkyn nectar for weeks.

--------------------------------------
W
--------------------------------------

Well of the Dead - an area in the Kashyyyk forest that is known to be dangerous and frightening. It is located three levels down from Rwookrroroo and eighteen kilometers northeast along the Rryatt Trail. This is the place were Wookiee fathers take their children during their coming-of-age ceremonies(see "Hrrtayyk"), so they could trap and kill a Scuttle Grazer as the second part of hunting test.


Wookiee

Wookiee - The Wookiees are a race of large bipedal creatures, native to Kashyyyk. They are strong and covered in fur. Chewbacca is a Wookiee.


Wroshyr Tree

Wroshyr tree - the miles-high trees that cover most of Kashyyyk. The wroshyr branches are extremely thick and long, and are capable of being made into ship hangars, which can hold numerous starships. When two wroshyr branches meet, they grow into each other and sprout new branches. The Wookiees live in the higher levels of the forest, as the dangerous predators roam the forest's dark depths. The Wookiee nurseries are placed atop the highest wroshyr trees. The Wookiees consider some of the trees sacred. Some of the trees can reach above the clouds.


Wrrl - (see "Wrrlevgebev")

Wrrlevgebev - Wrrlevgebev is the Wookiee bodyguard of the I'att family on the planet Il Avali. The strong Wookiee owes a life debt to Tinian I'att, because the girl, who was only twelve years old at the time, came to Wrrl's aid when a slave dealer was beating him. Little did she know of Wookiee customs, Wrrlevgebev followed her around everywhere. Wrrl has a distinctive red-blond stripe across his face.

--------------------------------------
X
--------------------------------------

Xachibik broth - a highly favored food on Kashyyyk, it is a thick meat, herb, and spice combination. It is one of the few Wookiee foods that are not too spicy, hot, or raw for humans to eat.

Xaczik - the "code language" adopted by the "Wookiee Underground" during the Imperial occupation.

--------------------------------------
Y
--------------------------------------

Yarua - (see "Senator Yarua")

--------------------------------------
Z
--------------------------------------

(none)