[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: vI'
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Fri Apr 8 07:22:47 PDT 2022
Klingon Word of the Day for Friday, April 08, 2022
Klingon word: vI'
Part of speech: noun
Also translated as "sharpshooting, aim".
vaj toDuj Daj ngeHbej DI vI'
Shooting space garbage is no test of a warrior's mettle. (ST5/TKW)
["Sharpshooting of the cosmos' litter inconclusively tests a warrior's courage."
(This is a notorious back-fit of a dittography in the ST5 shooting script.)
SuvwI' vI' Dub naQvam 'ej ray' HopDaq bachlu'meH chuqna' ghurmoH naQvam
This [i.e. (rifle) stock] serves to steady the aim of a warrior and increase the
effective range for distance targeting. (S14)
vI' decimal point (n)
vI' accumulate (v)
beH rifle (n)
HIch handgun, gun, pistol (n)
DoS target (n)
bach shot (n)
Qeq aim [a weapon], target (v)
puS sight [with gunsight] (v)
bach shoot (n)
Voragh, Ca'Non Master of the Klingons
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