[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: jeD

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Tue Feb 14 07:21:29 PST 2017

> Klingon Word of the Day for Tuesday, February 14, 2017
> Klingon word: jeD
> Part of speech: verb
> Definition: be thick

'IwwIj jeD law' 'IwlIj jeD puS 
My blood is thicker than yours.
 [i.e. "I am much stronger than you."] PK

jeD; ghevI' rur 
thick as *qagh* sauce KGT

(KGT 26):  in the First City and elsewhere, there is a special word, {qettlhup}, for the sauce prepared by thickening {chanDoq} (marinade). In some regions, the word {qettlhup} is seldom used; {chanDoq jeD} (literally, "thick marinade") is used instead.

char 		be slimy (v)
yIQ 		be wet (v)
Sub 		be solid (v)
Hum 		be sticky (v)
ngoS 		dissolve (v)

batgham 	liquid (n)
taS 		solution [liquid] (n)
bIQ 		water (n)
HIq 		liquor (n)
chatlh 	[thick] soup (n)

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

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