What culture are Cardassians based on?

What culture are Cardassians based on?

Cardassians are in some ways based on Soviet Russia. Bajorans are probably a little bit of a mixture between various Middle Eastern and Indian cultures. Consider that their primary religion is both polytheistic like Hindu and references ‘Prophets’ like Islam.

Are the Romulans the Russians?

Originally Answered: In the Star Trek Universe, Klingons are Russians. Romulans are Chinese. Vulcans are Japanese. Bajorans are Jews (the good kind) and Ferengi are Jews (the bad kind).

What is the lifespan of a Bajoran?

The Bajoran lifespan is at least 100 years.

What is Bajor based on?


Base of operations Deep Space Nine
Language Bajoran, Ancient Bajoran
Affiliation United Federation of Planets, Bajoran Provisional Government
Leader Kai Winn (Spiritual Leader)

Do Cardassians lay eggs?

Cardassians are oviparous, meaning they lay eggs, so the internal reproductive organs of the female are collectively called the oviduct (a word that in viviparous species is only used of what in humans is called the fallopian tube). Cardassian females have two ovaries.

What race are Romulans?

The Romulans were a humanoid race from the planet Romulus. The Romulans were biological cousins of Vulcans, descended from those who rejected Surak’s reforms during the Time of Awakening. By the 24th century, the Romulan Star Empire was one of the major powers in the galaxy.

Are Vulcans and Romulans related?

The Romulans and Vulcans descend from the same ancestor species — specifically, the Romulans are an offshoot of ancient Vulcans. Before they established logic as the foundation for their culture and history, Vulcans were similar to humans — emotional and warlike.

How tall are andorians?


Average Male Height: 168 cm (5 ft. 6 in.) to 213 cm (7 ft. 0 in.)
Average Male Weight: 52.2 kg (115 lb.) to 99.8 kg (220 lb.)
Average Female Height: 163 cm (5 ft. 4 in.) to 203 cm (6 ft. 8 in.)

How the ancient Bajorans got to cardassia?

16th century: Using lightships, Bajoran explorers stumble upon tachyon eddies in the Bajoran system, which propel them all the way to the 5 light years distant Cardassia Prime.

Who are the Bajorans?

They are a humanoid extraterrestrial species native to the planet Bajor, who have a long-standing enmity with the Cardassians, owing to decades of subjugation under a military dictatorship which saw many of their species enslaved or forced into exile away from their homeworld.

Who is a Jew in China?

Who is a Jew? Jews and Judaism in China are predominantly composed of Sephardi Jews and their descendants. Other Jewish ethnic divisions are also represented, including Ashkenazi Jews, Mizrahi Jews and a number of converts.

What is the Bajoran religion?

The Bajoran religion, also called The Way of the Prophets, is a major unifying force on the planet. This religion is unusual in that the deities and other phenomena associated with the religion, though treated as supernatural, can also be understood as beings in the material world accessible by scientific observations.

How advanced were the ancient Bajorans compared to humans?

In the episode S:E22 Explorers, it is said that the ancient bajorans had advanced technology and were sailing through space while humans were still sailing on the ocean. I find this similar to ancient greece being the leading empire while other areas were still hunting and foraging.