[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: moQ

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Fri Nov 5 07:29:02 PDT 2021

Klingon word: 	moQ
Part of speech: 	noun
Definition: 	sphere
Source: 	TKD

moQDaq DuQwI'Hommey jej tu'lu' 
A brutally spiked pommel fastens the hilt together.  (SP2)

(KGT 61):  at the end of the knife's handle (ret'aq) there is a spiked pommel, called simply {moQ} (sphere).

If a sphere is hollow you might call it a {pel'aQ} "shell".   A variation of the Dyson sphere is called a Dyson shell.

pach moQ 		(High Court) gavel (n) MKE
QujmeH moQ 		ball (n) TNK
wovmoHwI' moQ 	light bulb (n) TNK
moQbID  		dome (n) TLP

ba'Suq 			bubble (n)
'aplom 			pellet (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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