[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: rup

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Wed Oct 27 07:05:26 PDT 2021

Klingon Word of the Day for Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Klingon word: 	rup
Part of speech: 	verb
Definition: 	fine, tax

AFAIK never used in a sentence.

*nurupbe' 	tax exempt (KLI website)
*ruplu'wI'  	tax payer ("one who is taxed") (source?)
*rupwI'  	tax collector, publican (KBTP)

wel 		owe (v)
DIl 		pay for (v)
ghaq 		contribute (v)
nob 		give (v)

ghogh'ot 	bill, payment request (n)
ghunta 		check, promissory note (n)
qav'ap 		value, rent, sum/amount [of money] (n)
Huch 		money (n)
van 		tribute (n)
voHDajbo' 	ransom (n)
nob 		gift (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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