[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: tu'qom

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Mon Aug 27 08:26:45 PDT 2018

Klingon word: tu'qom
Part of speech: noun
Definition: shape, form, appearance, configuration 
Source: qepHom 2016

(De'vID < MO, 2/17/2018):  For [software] mode, use {lo'} "use" (noun)  ...   For theme, {tu'qom} "appearance, configuration" should work.

(De'vID < MO, 2/17/2018):  Writing system in general ({pIqaD} is just one of many in the world/galaxy) is {ghItlhmeH Ho'DoS} "system for writing" ...  For font or typeface, you can use {ngutlh tu'qom} "written character appearance/form/shape".  For bold, Maltz suggested {pI'} "fat".  For italics, he said {chongHa'} "un-vertical".

chen 		build up, take form, take shape (v)
chenmoH 	build, form, make, create (v)
nargh 		appear (v)

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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