[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: Huy'

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Tue Dec 12 07:06:58 PST 2017

Klingon word: Huy'
Part of speech: noun
Definition: eyebrow
Source: TKD (89 KE, 132 EK)

  val; Huy' rur 
  clever as an eyebrow. KGT

 (KGT 28f.):  practically every dialect has its own alternate word for forehead.  Indeed, {Quch} is simply the word for forehead in the First City.  Among these other forms are: {boD, jargh, mIQ, 'aQlo', Huy'Dung, tuqvol, no''och}  ... {Huy'Dung} is probably from {Huy' Dung} ("above the eyebrow[s]")

mIn 		eye (n)
muylIS 		eyelash (n)
lur 		pupil [of eye] (n)

jIb 		hair on head (n)
loch 		mustache (n)
rol 		beard (n)
pob 		hair on body (n)

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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