[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: pay

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Thu Dec 5 07:14:29 PST 2019

Klingon word: pay
Part of speech: verb
Definition: regret

SuvwI'pu'vam qu'
   not may' lupay chaH
These fearsome warriors,
   They fight without remorse,  (PB)
PUN: "to pay for" (metaphorically).  This English idiom appears in the paq'batlh:

vavlI' loDnI'lI' je DaSammeH
   ghe'tor Da'elmo' 'ej Damejmo'
   QeHchoH qa'pu' vaj lubIjlu'
They will pay for the anger
   You caused by entering and leaving,
   Gre'thor in search of your kin.  (PB)

QoS 		be sorry (v)
vup 		pity (v)
tlhIj 		apologize (v)
bIj  		punish (v)

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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