[tlhIngan Hol] additional new word: tanje'rIn

kechpaja at kechpaja.com kechpaja at kechpaja.com
Tue Nov 19 14:30:22 PST 2019


On Tue, Nov 19, 2019 at 12:12:39PM +0000, Jeremy Silver wrote:
>On Tuesday, 19 November 2019 08:41:40 GMT De'vID wrote:
>> On Mon, 18 Nov 2019 at 07:57, Lieven L. Litaer <levinius at gmx.de> wrote:
>> > [Qov:]
>> > (TFW when Klingons use a more precise vocabulary set for Earth fruits
>> > than I, a native-born Terran, do.)
>>
>> chatlh! I defy you to look at this diagram of citrus hybridisation and tell
>> me that these are not, in fact, all Klingon fruits:
>> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Citrus_tern_cb_simplified_1.svg
>
>I'm sure a Satsuma is a candidate, but there might be some debate over the
>transliteration. {SatSu'ma} maybe? A clementine is clearly a terran name,
>where the original klingon was something like {'obangwI'}
>

That would be an *awesome* word for "clementine", if only we could have 
it canonized. 


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