[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: baw'
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Tue Jan 19 07:06:29 PST 2021
Klingon Word of the Day for Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Klingon word: baw'
Part of speech: verb
Definition: be comfortable, be feeling prepared, be confident
Source: qep'a' 24 
(qurgh, 7/2017): As in being comfortable going on a journey or comfortable about an upcoming battle.
baw'Ha' be uncomfortable, be worried, be hesitant (v) (qep'a' 2017)
(qurgh, 7/2017): “As in being uncomfortable going on a journey or un comfortable about an upcoming battle.
"As you practice speaking, remember: Speak Klingon boldly; do not be meek or hesitant. This could be interpreted as a sign of weakness, a less than admirable trait among Klingons." (CK)
"Klingons are generally apprehensive about those showing too much friendship." (KGT 202f.)
jot be calm (v)
bel be pleased (v)
Quch be happy (v)
yon be satisfied (v)
jeQ be self-confident (v)
tIv enjoy (v)
bIt be nervous, uneasy (v)
jotHa' be uneasy (v)
belHa' be displeased (v)
QuchHa' be unhappy (v)
'IQ be sad (v)
'It be depressed (v)
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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