[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: ruDelya' rop'a'

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Thu Apr 6 08:30:32 PDT 2017

> Klingon Word of the Day for Thursday, April 06, 2017
> Klingon word: ruDelya' rop'a'
> Part of speech: noun
> Definition: Rudellian plague
> Source: Klingon Monopoly, published 1 November 2011

qarDaSQa'Daq ruDelya' rop'a' Hergh qengbogh yo' Dabot. 
Intercept Rudellian plague relief convoy to Cardassian
  Union. (MKE)


Qu'Vat Colony was the site of a genetics research facility in the 22nd century where Dr Antaak was attempting to create Klingon Augments. Fleet Admiral Krell threatened to wipe out the colony after Antaak's team produced a highly contagious fatal viral plague. (ENT "Affliction" & ENT "Divergence")

When a Klingon landing party returned from an unnamed planet after being infected with a lethal silicon-based virus, their captain destroyed their shuttlecraft in orbit rather than let them infect the mother ship. (ENT "Observer Effect")

rop  			disease, sickness (n)
ropyaH  		infirmary (n)  
ropyaH qach  	hospital (n)

javtIm  		virus (n) 
lerup 		bacterium, bacteria (n)

ngej 			infect (v)
rop  			be sick, be ill (v)
pIvHa' 		be unhealthy (v)
vor 			cure (v)
pIv 			be healthy (v)

tlhIngan ghantoH pIn'a'
Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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