[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: laq

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Wed Jan 3 07:10:02 PST 2018

Klingon word: laq
Part of speech: verb
Definition: flap
Source: HQ:v10n4p5

(HQ 10.4):  Maltz pointed out that, in flight, a bird's wings {laq}  (the bird is said to {laqmoH} its wings) but when a banner or sail flaps, the correct word to use is {joq} "flap, flutter, wave".

vIH 		move, be in motion (v)
'al 		float (in/on air) (v)

bo'Degh  	bird (n)
tel  		wing (n)

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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