[tlhIngan Hol] New words from qep'a' cha'maH vaghDIch

qurgh lungqIj qurgh at wizage.net
Fri Jul 27 17:46:01 PDT 2018


On Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 8:15 PM, Ed Bailey <bellerophon.modeler at gmail.com>
wrote:

>
> BTW, the explanation of this word makes me question whether Kermit the
> Frog would be described as {qo'rob}. Or perhaps, if the word means one
> state under the control of another, Klingons would make the same
> metaphorical connection, only in reverse.
>

He wouldn't be. A few lines further down is:

*SIrgh raghghan*     puppet (n)
               (literally “string doll”, the doll that is used in
performances)

At the qep'a' I had a conversation about whether {naQ raghghan} would also
be understood as a type of puppet.

qurgh
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