[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: yuQ

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Tue May 21 08:44:10 PDT 2019

Klingon Word of the Day for Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Klingon word: yuQ
Part of speech: noun
Definition: planet

vaghmaH yuQmey
vaghmaH yuQ 
fifty planets TKD

this planet (that we've been talking about) TKD

that planet (as opposed to the one we were just talking about) TKD

jaghpu' yuQmeyDaq 
at/to the enemies' planets TKD

yuQ wIghoStaH 
We are proceeding toward the planet. TKD

qa'vam yuQ Quv DaghojmeH Duyma'vaD yIjatlh. 
[To learn the Genesis Planet's coordinates, speak to our agent.] (ST3 DVD case)

tlhIngan wo' yuQmey chovlu'chugh Qo'noS potlh law' Hoch potlh puS. 
  roD 'oHvaD juHqo' ponglu' neH. 
The principal planet of the Klingon Empire, Qo'noS, is usually referred
  to as simply "The Homeworld." S27

yoq yIn yuQ 'oH Qo'noS'e'.  yInSIp voQSIp je ngaS muDDaj. 
Qo'noS is a class-M planet with an oxygen/nitrogen atmosphere. S27

yuQ vIleng
yuQDaq vIleng 
I travel to the planet. (HQ [12/1998])

yuQvo' jIleng 
I roam away from the planet. (HQ [12/1998])

yuQDaq jIleng 
I roam (around/about) on the planet. (HQ [12/1998]) 

yuQmajDaq may' ghe'naQ[na'] wa'DIch wIQoybogh 'oH 'u'['e']    [sic!]
{'u'} will be the first authentic battle opera performed on our planet. ('U'-MTK)

yuQ SumDaq cha'puj law' Datu' 
Detect large sums of dilithium on nearby planet. MKE

qeylISvaD jach 'ej beyDaj luqImmo'
    yuQDaq ghaHtaHbogh Hoch tlhIngan'e'
    Qomqa' Hoch Qo'noS nuvpu'
All of Kronos trembled once more,
    For every Klingon on the planet
    Followed her cry for Kahless.  (PB)

  "There are poor planets in the Klingon systems, we must push outward if we are to survive." (Mara, TOS "Day of the Dove")

yuQHom  	planetoid (n)
yuQjIjDIvI'  	United Federation of Planets ( n)
yuQjIjQa'  	United Federation of Planets (n)
yuQQeD  	geography (n)
yuQtej  		geographer (n)
yoq yIn yuQ 	class-M planet (i.e. Mintaka-class ENT) (n)S
SermanyuQ 	Sherman's Planet (n)
qa'vam yuQ 	Genesis Planet (n)

ghor 		surface (of planet) (n)
qo' 		world (n)
juHqo' 		homeworld (n)

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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