[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: Hot

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Wed Nov 3 07:44:15 PDT 2021

Klingon word: 	Hot
Part of speech: 	verb
Definition: 	touch, feel

Don't touch me!  (CK)
(st.klingon 12/12/1996):  {Hot} means feel, touch, not feel emotions.

 (KGT 57):  After all, touching a colored light on a control panel is hardly the same experience as staring into the face of one's enemy while lunging toward him with a drawn blade.

DuQ		touch (emotionally) [lit. "stab"] (v)
nong 		be passionate (v)
tIw  		react/behave emotionally (v)

qotlh 		tickle (v)
yach 		pet, stroke (v)
jem 		sense, feel, perceive, detect (v)
raQ 		manipulate by hand, handle (v)
ruQ 		control manually (v)
'uch 		hold, grasp (v)

'echlet Hab 	touchpad (computer) (n)

Voragh, Ca'Non Master of the Klingons
    Please contribute relevant vocabulary or notes from the last 
    year or two. I’ve fallen woefully behind in updating my files.

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