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

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Mon Sep 27 07:11:52 PDT 2021

Klingon Word of the Day for Saturday, September 25, 2021

Klingon word: 	chayqa'
Part of speech: 	noun
Definition: 	esophagus
Source: 	qep'a' 27 [2020]

AFAIK never used in a sentence.

(HQ 12.4:8):  When air (or gas) from the stomach works its way up and comes out of the mouth (often noisily), one is said to {ruq} belch.  ...  When, rather than gas, undigested or partially digested food comes up, one is said to {'em}, vomit…

Hugh  		throat (n)
burgh 		stomach (n)
luH 		intestine (n)
poq 		indigestion (n)

ghup 		swallow (v)
rID 		digest (v)
bor 		gurgle (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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