[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: velSo' 'uSqan

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Mon Oct 3 06:54:00 PDT 2022

Klingon Word of the Day for Sunday, October 02, 2022

Klingon word: 	velSo' 'uSqan
Part of speech: 	noun
Definition: 	stainless steel 
Source: 	qepHom 2016

AFAIK never used in a sentence.

  'ej bejtaHvIS baS moj jIb 
  his hair … turned to steel before his eyes (PB)

the USS Constitution was also known as “Old Ironsides”

’uSqan 		iron [element] (n)
ghav 'uSqan 	steel (n)

baS 		metal (n)
velSo' 		chromium (n)
targho’nI’ 	tungsten (n)
Qu 		cast [metal] (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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