[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: weSjech

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Thu Jan 26 07:10:24 PST 2023

Klingon Word of the Day for Thursday, January 26, 2023

Klingon word: 	weSjech
Part of speech: 	noun
Definition: 	fabric, cloth, textile
Source: 	qep'a' 26 [2019]

(qep’a’ 2019):  This can be used for textiles or fabric in clothing, sheets, towels, and so on, but generally not for carpets or rugs (except for thin ones).

(qep’a’ 2019 re {paSrIq}):  fabric used in carpets and rugs [not for clothing]

  “Truth, Doctor, is in the eye of the beholder. I never tell the truth because I don't believe there is such a thing. That's why I prefer the straight line simplicity of cutting cloth.” (Garak to Bashir, DS9 “Cardassians”)

weSjech ba'Suq Duj  	hot air balloon (n) 

Sut 			clothing (n)
tlhIm 			carpet, rug, wall hanging, blanket (n)
QaDmoHwI' DIr  	towel (n)
SupDIng 		cotton-like plant ["used to make cloth’] (n)
QaplaStep 		spool, reel, spindle (n)
nIq 			weave (v)

Voragh, Ca'Non Master of the Klingons
    Please contribute relevant vocabulary from recent qep’a’mey 
    or qepHommey. I’ve fallen woefully behind in updating my files.

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