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A list of prefixes and acronyms used in starship nomenclature.

Andorian

  • AWS = Andorian Warship
  • IGS/IGV = Imperial Guard Ship/Vessel
  • SSC = Star-Ship Contract

Bajoran

  • RBS = Republic of Bajor Starship (defunct)

Breen

  • BCV = Breen Confederacy Vessel

Cardassian

  • CDS = Cardassian Ship
  • CUW = Cardassian Union Warship

Ferengi

  • FMS = Ferengi Merchant Ship

Gorn

  • GHS = Gorn Hegemony Ship

Human

  • CRC = Christian Research Contract
  • DRC = Darwinic Research Contract
  • HMS = His/Her Majesty's Ship
  • ISS = International Space Station
  • NX = Prototype starship
  • USS = United States Ship

Klingon

  • IKS = Imperial Klingon Ship

Orion

  • WS = War-Ship
  • WSC = War-Ship Contract

Romulan

  • ch'M'R = ch'Mol'Rihanh (lit. "of the New Romulan people")
  • ch'R = ch'Rihanh (lit. "of the Romulan people")
  • IRW = Imperial Romulan Warbird/Warship (Federation transliteration of ch'R)
  • RRW = Romulan Republic Warbird (Federation transliteration of ch'M'R)

United Federation of Planets

  • USS = United Earth Starship
  • NCC = Naval Construction Contract

Terran Empire

  • ISS = Imperial Starship