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In the novel City of Pearl by Karen Traviss, Gethes was the name given to humans by the Wess'har. The gethes were typically looked down upon by the Wess'har, because of their indifference toward the land, and the fact that they ate animals and by-products of animals. Gethes was the Wess'har word for "carrion eater".

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