[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: chuy

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Mon Mar 21 07:54:34 PDT 2022

Klingon Word of the Day for Saturday, March 19, 2022

Klingon word: 	chuy
Part of speech: 	verb
Definition: 	sneeze
Source: 	HQ:v12n4p8

(HQ 12.4:8 [12/2003]):  If one were to {chuy} "sneeze", one would likely eject {'IqnaH} "mucus" (or sometimes {'IqnaH QaD} "dry mucus". 

Worf is allergic to Data's cat, Spot;  brief exposure makes him sneeze. (TNG "Phantasms")

PUN: 		ah-choo!

tlhuH 		breathe (v)
rech 		exhale, breath out (v)
tlhar 		be allergic (to) (v)
tlhov		wheeze (v)
jev 		wheeze (v)
tuS 		cough (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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