Outdated Vocabulary

Before we received new words from Maltz, many klingonists had to describe words because they were lacking the exact word. Now that we know the correct word for those meaning, the previous translations are called outdated vocabulary.

List of words

Word Suggestion literal meaning Used in New canon word Source
sun pemHov daytime star Hamlet jul paq'batlh
lead baS 'ugh heavy metal The Rime of the Ancient Mariner ngIDvoS qepHom 2015
gold baS SuD yellow metal The Rime of the Ancient Mariner qol'om qepHom 2015
cheese nIm let hard milk regional nIm wIb ngogh Talk Now

See also

Category: Vocabulary    Latest edit: 22 May 2017, by KlingonTeacher    Created: 05 Nov 2015 by KlingonTeacher
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