[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: yamtaw job

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Wed May 25 07:08:39 PDT 2022

Klingon word: 	yamtaw job
Part of speech: 	noun
Definition: 	jagged line, zigzagging line
Source: 	qep'a' 24 [2017]

AFAIK never used in a sentence.

job  		zigzag,  be jagged (v) (qep'a' 2017)
yamtaw  	line (n) (qep’a’ 2017)
  - PUN:  backwards it’s roughly "what's my" as in the old
     U.S. TV show "What's My Line?"

wan 		be straight (v)
wanHa' 		be crooked, bent (v)
'ob 		be curved, arced (v)

tlhegh 		line, rope (n)
SIrgh 		string, thread, filament (n)
tlhat  		grid (spreadsheet), lines (grid) (n)
'ejvoH 		stripe (n)

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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