[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: tuj

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Tue Jul 10 08:26:41 PDT 2018

Klingon word: tuj
Part of speech: noun
Definition: heat

  tujqu'choHmo' QeHchaj
      nagh tetlaH tujvam 
  Their anger so hot, 
     It could melt the rock (PB)

  tuj muvwI'  
  thermo-suture (a medical device?)

  tuj ghImwI'  
  heat exhaust (KBoP)

  The Rite of MajQa is a ritual involving deep meditation in the lava caves of the planet No'Mat. Prolongued exposure to the heat is believed to induce a hallucinatory effect. (TNG "Birthright I")

qul 		fire (n)
Hat 		temperature (n)

tuj  		be hot (v)
ghun 		be warm (v)
bIr 		be cold (v)

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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