[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: jI'ev

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Thu Aug 18 07:23:42 PDT 2016

> Klingon Word of the Day for Thursday, August 18, 2016
> Klingon word: jI'ev
> Part of speech: noun
> Definition: handle, knob, doorknob
> Source: qep'a' 23 [2016]  
AFAIK never used in a sentence.

ret'aq 		handle/hilt (of knife) (n)
DeS 			ax handle (n)
qengwI' naQ  	(rifle) stock (n)

raQ 			manipulate by hand, handle (v)
(KGT 97):  The smaller {nevDagh} [type of pot with handles] is characterized by its V-shaped handles, termed {DeSqIvDu'} ("elbows"; note the {-Du'}, the plural suffix for body parts is used here even though the handles are not literally body parts).

tlhIngan ghantoH pIn'a'
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