[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: butnat

Will Martin willmartin2 at mac.com
Mon Dec 14 08:52:50 PST 2020


Of course, that is the version of the word preferred by British Klingons. The American Klingons tended to say *tIranqe’nat*, but Klingons from Qo’noS found {butnat} quicker and easier to pronounce, so that has come to be the preferred version for the Emperor’s Klingon.

charghwI’ vaghnerya’ngan

rInpa’ bomnIS be’’a’ pI’.

> On Dec 14, 2020, at 10:20 AM, SuStel <sustel at trimboli.name> wrote:
> 
> On 12/14/2020 10:00 AM, Klingon Word of the Day wrote:
>> Klingon Word of the Day for Monday, December 14, 2020
>> 
>> Klingon word: butnat
>> Part of speech: noun
>> Definition: plutonium
>> Source: qep'a' 27
> 
> Here's a bogus pun origin of this word. I DON'T actually think this is what it's supposed to be.
> 
> Doc Brown forgot to put extra plutonium in the trunk of the Delorean. Plutonium was NOT in the BOOT of the car.
> 
> Thank you, thank you. I'll be here all week.
> 
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