[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: waqboch

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Wed Sep 1 08:27:38 PDT 2021

Klingon word: 	waqboch
Part of speech: 	noun
Definition: 	a bird with a very long beak
Source: 	HQ (10:4 p5)

AFAIK never used in a sentence.

{waq} "shoe" + {boch} "shine" :  the long-beaked kiwi bird has given his name to Kiwi, a popular brand of shoe polish

bo’Degh 	bird [general word] (n)
neb 		beak, bill (n)
tIq  		be long, lengthy, extended (of an object) (v)
wom 		peck (v)

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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