[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: pItlhbergh

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Fri Jul 16 11:29:13 PDT 2021

While entering these I saw that I forgot one very important name:  {penSIlvenya’} Pennsylvania, the state in which Pittsburgh (and Philadelpha) is located!


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From: tlhIngan-Hol <tlhingan-hol-bounces at lists.kli.org> On Behalf Of Voragh

Thanks for these.  I'll make sure they're entered into my notes.

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From: tlhIngan-Hol <tlhingan-hol-bounces at lists.kli.org> On Behalf Of Lieven L. Litaer

Am 16.07.2021 um 18:07 schrieb Steven Boozer:
> Klingon word: 	pItlhbergh
> Part of speech: 	noun
> Definition: 		Pittsburgh (US)
> Source: 		qepHom 2016
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> AFAIK never used in a sentence.

This word was discovered for the Pittsburgh Art tour, guided by Andrew
See http://klingon.wiki/En/FromPittsburgheseToKlingon

> baStan 		Boston
> DItroy’ 		Detroit
> nIveDa’ 		Nevada
> nuyorgh 		New York
> vIlaDelvIya' 		Philadelphia
> Have I missed any places WRT the U.S.?

Yes, some: Austin {'oStIn}, Las Vegas {laS veghaS}, Washington DC {wa'SIngtanDIySIy}. And then of course there are some American cities using German names.

I've listed those I know in the page of the Klingon Language Wiki:

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