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

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Mon Feb 14 07:01:53 PST 2022

Klingon Word of the Day for Sunday, February 13, 2022

Klingon word: bettI'
Part of speech: noun
Definition: aluminum
Source: qep'a' 27

AFAIK never used in a sentence.

  The windows of the Enterprise-D are made of transparent aluminum (TNG "In Theory").  Aluminium oxynitride is the chemical name for the ceramic otherwise known as "transparent aluminum" (De’vID)

baS			metal (n)
QumeH ngaSwI’ 	mold (for casting) (n)

Dem 			be clear, transparent, uncolored (v)
Qu 			cast (metal) (v)
pet 			be welded (together) (v)
tet 			melt [also smelt?] (v)

Voragh, Ca'Non Master of the Klingons
    Please contribute relevant vocabulary or notes from the last 
    year or two. I’ve fallen woefully behind in updating my files.

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