[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: Su'nIm

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Wed Dec 2 07:08:12 PST 2020

Klingon Word of the Day for Wednesday, December 02, 2020

Klingon word: Su'nIm
Part of speech: noun
Definition: raised profile, ridges, pattern (as in fingerprints, tires, shoe tread)
Source: qepHom 2015 p.20

To describe foreheads, use {vIl} "be ridgy" vs. {Hab} "be smooth".  A single forehead ridge is a {vIlHom}.

vem 		print, mark, tracks, image, pattern (n)
  - "left in the dirt from stepping on it" [qepHom 2015 p.20]

Degh 		medal, emblem, symbol, insignia, marking, mark (n)
Damu' 		crease (n)
wer 		be creased, wrinkled (v)

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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