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This is about imaginary characters. For the American athlete, see Jacob Wukie.

A Wookiee is a fictional race from Star Wars; their home planet is Kashyyyk. The most well-known Wookiee is Chewbacca.

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Adult Wookiees are normally taller than most humans, normally 2.1 meters (6'11") tall. They have great strength; Han Solo states that his friend Chewbacca can pull a man's arms out of their sockets if angered. Wookiees have a great sense of smell, are fully covered with a thick coat of hair, have good hand-eye coordination and are shown to be excellent marksmen. Wookiees have a lifespan of several hundred years.