[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: lem

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Thu Apr 8 08:16:29 PDT 2021

Klingon Word of the Day for Thursday, April 08, 2021

Klingon word: 	lem
Part of speech: 	noun
Definition: 	hoof

tIqnagh lemDu' 
*TKnag* hooves (KCD food item, always referred to in the plural)

(KGT 92):  One way to bring fermentation about is to mix the food with a fungus (known as {'atlhqam}) usually scraped off the bottom of certain animals' feet, though it also grows on trees.

PUN:  lame?

namwech 		paw (n)
gham 			limb (of an animal) (n)

SEE ALSO (for people):
ghop 			hand (n)
nItlhpach  		fingernail (n)
qam 			foot (n)
yaD 			toe (n)

Voragh, Ca'Non Master of the Klingons
    Please contribute relevant vocabulary from the last year or two. I’ve fallen 
    behind in updating my files and adding cross-references for related words.  

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