[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: 'Inyam

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Fri Oct 8 07:48:18 PDT 2021

Klingon Word of the Day for Friday, October 08, 2021

Klingon word: 	'Inyam
Part of speech: 	noun
Definition: 	ego, the self
Source: 	qep'a' 28 [2021]

AFAIK not used in a sentence.

jIH 		I, me [pron]
le'yo' 		pride (n)

*bop'egh  	be egocentric (proposed by Lawrence, 9/2006)
mut 		be selfish (v)
jeQ 		be self-confident (v)
nguq 		be arrogant, haughty, conceited (v)
Hem 		be proud (v)
jaq 		be bold (v)

-'egh  		reflexive, oneself (V1 suffix)

Cf. also the idiom {vaj Duj chIj} "navigate a warrior ship", i.e. "have strength of character".

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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