FANDOM


Leia Organa: "Han... Why are you letting them do this? Chewbacca isn't an ape!"
Han Solo: "They don't know that, Princess. And I don't aim to tell them."
Leia Organa and Han Solo[src]

The word Ape (or monkey) described various species of non-sentient creatures, humanoid in shape. The facial traits of the Sanyassans were often described as being "ape-like"[1] or "simian".[2] The Ferijia system was home to a race of apes.[3]

Species-stub This article is a stub about a species or race. You can help Wookieepedia by expanding it.

Behind the scenesEdit

In real life, the words "ape" and "monkey" cannot be used interchangeably; the former describes a class of large and tailless primates, while the latter refers to smaller creatures having a tail and cheek pouches, among other differences.[4] In Star Wars literature, however, the two names have been used alternatively—the Sanyassans have been described as both "monkeylike"[5] and "ape-like".[1]

AppearancesEdit

SourcesEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

External linksEdit

WP favicon Ape on Wikipedia

In other languages

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.