[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: yuq

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Tue Dec 26 06:35:15 PST 2017

Klingon word: yuq
Part of speech: verb
Definition: outwit, outsmart
Source: November 2016 email to Lieven

(Lieven, 11/25/2016):  The most common way to refer to a [stage] magician, like Kalibo, is {mIn yuqwI'} ({yuq} is "outwit, outsmart").

val  	be clever,  be smart,  be intelligent (v)
'ong  	be cunning,  be sly (v)
Han 	be learned, scholarly, erudite (v)
po'  	be expert,  be skilled (v)
Qub	think (v)
chong 	be profound, be thorough" (slang v.)

QIp  	be stupid (v)
jIv	be ignorant (v)

wIgh 	genius (n)
qoH 	fool (n)

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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