[tlhIngan Hol] Klingon Word of the Day: jolpat

Steven Boozer sboozer at uchicago.edu
Mon Mar 27 07:06:42 PDT 2023

Klingon Word of the Day for Monday, March 27, 2023

Klingon word: jolpat
Part of speech: noun
Definition: transporter system
Source: BOP

transporter systems  (KBoP)

wey jolpat:  wa' (jav ghotpu') 
Personnel Transporter - 1 (6 Man)  (KBoP)

tep jolpat:  wa' 
Cargo Transporter – 1.  (KBoP)

  Scotty warns Kirk that, "A cranky transporter's a mighty finicky piece of machinery to be gambling your life on." (TOS "The Doomsday Machine") 
  The maximum range of the Enterprise-D's transporter was 40,000 km. (TNG "A Matter of Honor")
  Dominion long-range transporters have a range up to three light years. (DS9 "Covenant")

jol  		transport beam, transporter (device) (n)
jol Quv  	transport site (n)
jolpa'  		transporter room (n)
jolvoy'  		transporter ionizer unit (n)

jol  		beam (aboard) (v)
Qol 		beam away (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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