[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: Heghtay

Anthony Appleyard a.appleyard at btinternet.com
Fri Apr 21 22:03:26 PDT 2017


"bey SeQ lujach" looks like 3 verbs chained together to produce the effect of adverbials: "they shout ritualistically howlingly".

translating "Heghtay lulop latlh tlhInganpu'. Heghtay luloptaHvIS chaH

chaq bey SeQ lujach ":-
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Heghtay may mean:- - N:death_ritual=
lulop may mean:- - PP:they/[him|it] V:[observe(ritual)=|celebrate]
latlh may mean:- - N:[additional|other]_one*
tlhInganpu' may mean:- - N:Klingon NS2:pl_sentient
. 
Heghtay may mean:- - N:death_ritual=
luloptaHvIS may mean:- - PP:they/[him|it] V:[observe(ritual)=|celebrate] VS7:continuous VS9:while
chaH may mean:- - P:they_sentient

chaq may mean:- - A:perhaps
bey may mean:- - V:[howl|wail]=
SeQ may mean:- - V:[be_formal|be_ritualistic|be_ceremonial]=
lujach may mean:- - PP:they/[him|it] V:[scream|shout]
 
----Original message----
>From : sboozer at uchicago.edu
Date : 21/04/2017 - 16:08 (GMTST)

Heghtay lulop latlh tlhInganpu'. Heghtay luloptaHvIS chaH chaq bey SeQ lujach 
other Klingons may perform a ceremonial howl or yell as part of the Klingon death ritual. S31


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