[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: Qaw'
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Tue Oct 1 08:08:53 PDT 2019
Klingon word: Qaw'
Part of speech: verb
He can destroy us. TKD
They have not finished us off. TKD
He destroyed himself. TKD
not Soj QaQ Qaw' tlhInganpu'
Klingons never destroy good food. CK
noH QapmeH wo' Qaw'lu'chugh yay chavbe'lu'
"Destroying an empire to win a war is no victory" TKW
SuyDuj DaQaw'chugh qagh DaHoH
If you destroy the merchant ship, you kill gagh. KGT
romuluSnganpu' Dujmey DIQaw'pu'; pe'vIl DIbI'chu'pu'
We destroyed the Romulans' ships all at once. KGT
HovpoH Hut vagh cha' wa' vI' jav Dujvam 'aghlu'pu' 'ach Qaw'lu'pu'
[This ship was demonstrated on Stardate 9521.6 but it was destroyed.] S33
jagh Duj DaQaw' 'ach pagh qama' Datlhapqa'
Destroy enemy vessel without retrieving prisoners. MKE
ghIq juHDaj'e' lunchenmoHpu'bogh
vavDaj ghopDu' paw qeylIS
Qaw'lu' 'ej chIm 'e' tu'
Then Kahless arrived at his home,
Once built by his father’s own hands,
He found it destroyed and desolate. (PB)
qeylIS Qaw' 'e' nIDmeH
yerDaj weH molor
'ej juH qachDaj meQmoH (PB)
Molor did not destroy Kahless
By burning his house
Or ravaging his lands. (PB)
mapIm ngIq maH 'e' luQaw'meH ghoS chaH.
They come to destroy our individuality. (DSC "Battle at the Binary Stars" NON-CANON)
ghor break (v)
pej demolish (v)
chenHa'moH destroy (v)
Sang obliterate (v)
QIH [cause] damage (v)
QIH damage, destruction (n)
Ca'Non Master of the Klingons
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