[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: pun
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Klingon Word of the Day for Saturday, July 10, 2021
Klingon word: pun
Part of speech: verb
Definition: be low (in pitch)
Source: qepHom 2018
AFAIK never used in a sentence.
(Lieven, qepHom 2018): as in deep voice … These pitch words can also be used in music to talk about high and low tones.
Ham be high (in pitch) (v) qepHom 2018
Hampun yodel (v) (qep’a’ 2020)
- (qep’a’ 2020): This is a two-syllable verb, and it’s slang
HaS squeak (v)
- (Lieven, qepHom 2018): is not only for animals. It can also be used for the sound an old door or a wooden chest does when you open it, if it's a sort of high pitch.
wab sound, noise (n)
ghogh voice (n)
QIch speech (vocal sounds) (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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