[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: churHa'

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Tue Jan 16 09:18:10 PST 2018

Klingon word: churHa'
Part of speech: verb
Definition: be comfortable
Source: qep'a' 24 [2017]
chur  		be uncomfortable (v) (qep'a' 2017)

(qep'a' 2017):  because of clothes, room temperature, etc. (involved with physical unpleasantness)

Versus {tey} "be uncomfortable close" and {teybe'} "be comfortable, easy": 

(qep'a' 2017) :  for the sense of being close or not having wiggle room or leeway (If you were victorious, but just barely made it at the last minute or something like that, you could say {tey yay}.)

"No matter where you stay the accommodations will be stark compared to what you are used to. Klingons are predisposed to rejecting anything whose sole function is physical comfort. They will, however, make some concessions for visitors." (CK)

jot 		be calm (v)
jotHa' 		be uneasy (v)
bIt 		be nervous, uneasy (v)
bergh 		be irritable (v)
boH 		be impatient (v)

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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