[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: ngon

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Mon Feb 12 08:26:52 PST 2018

Klingon word: ngon
Part of speech: verb
Definition: bubble
Source: qepHom 2017

(qepHom 2017 p.20):  The verb {ngon} describes what water does when it's boiling: It's bubbling. Also, if you blow with a straw into a glass of water, then it's also bubble-ing, i.e. making bubbles. The person does not {ngon}, they {ngonmoH} the water.

The noun is {ba'Suq} "bubble".

pub 	boil (v)
jo' 	blow into a container of some kind, inflate (v)

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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