[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: mem

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Fri May 17 08:04:25 PDT 2019

Klingon Word of the Day for Thursday, May 16, 2019

Klingon word: mem
Part of speech: noun
Definition: catalog

AFAIK never used in canon.

buv 			classify (v)
gher 			compile (v)
poj 			analyze (v)
vun 			order (from a catalog, etc.) (v)
HIDjolev 		menu (n)
tetlh 			roll, scroll, list (n)
Se'vIr 			publication (n)
paq 			book (n)
ghItlh 			manuscript (n)

De' QulwI'  		librarian (n)
paq nojwI’  		librarian (n)
paq nojwI’ qach  	library (building) (n)
paq nojwI’ tum  	library (public) (n)

Since IRL I'm a rare book cataloger at the University of Chicago Library, this is a useful word.  I know there are other librarians/catalogers on the List.

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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