[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: ghoch

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Mon Sep 26 07:26:41 PDT 2022

Klingon Word of the Day for Friday, September 23, 2022

Klingon word: ghoch
Part of speech: verb
Definition: track, track down

qaghochnISlaH (?) 
"I could trace [for you]"  (ST6)

  "We are hunters, Captain, tracking and taking what we need." (Mara, TOS "Day of the Dove")

ghoch  		destination (n)
ghochwI'  	tracker (n)
  -  {ghochwI'} ("The Tracker") is the title of a sculpture in Torghn's house. It is a 3D representation of {ghochwI'}, the name of the constellation in the Kahless myth containing the bright star which Boreth orbits. The {Hov lat} is a "symbolic representation of the constellation known as The Tracker." (KCD)

nej 		look for, seek, search for (v)
tlha' 		chase, follow (v)
Sam 		locate [seek & find] (v)
wam 		hunt (v)
ngel 		attract, lure (v)
von  		trap,  entrap (v)

vem 		tracks, print, mark, pattern (left in the dirt from 
		stepping on it) (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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