n. A race of aliens from Star Trek, most commonly seen in Next Generation, and Deep Space 9.
Home planet: Ferenginar
They are renowned for their business skills, and their main goal in life is to obtain wealth in any way possible. To die rich.
Ferengi 1: "I'm dying, please help me pay for a doctor's bill!"
Ferengi 2: "Heck no! Sixth rule of Acquisition; never allow family to stand in the way of profit!"
Ferengi 1: "BUT I'M YOUR CHILD!!"
1) A race and culture characterized by a mercantile obsession with profit and trade, and their constant efforts to swindle people into bad deals
2) People with principles of capitalism
3) A jew
Don't purchase a car from a ferengi.
Don't be a cheap ferengi!
That ferengi deserved what he got.