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Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town

"Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town" is a popular Christmas song of 1934.(1)

Klingon translation

On December 4, 2019, Klingonist Daniel Dadap (aka Hugh) presented a Klingon version on his YouTube channel. All speaking in Klingon, he explains how he translated it, an then sings the song. The lyrics are also provided to the 4th issue of 'eSrIv (December 2019), but included minor errors, which are corrected in the video.(2)

tugh vengvam ghoSbejlI' San ta'

Klingon Translation
DaH Dat yIqImchoH
yImonHa'Qo' SoH
SaQbe'jaj mInlIj SoHvaD meq vIQIj
tugh vengvam ghoSbejlI' San ta'
.
tetlhDaj gherlI' ghIq
rInDI' cha'logh 'ol
quvwI' tetlh quvHa'wI' tetlh je pol
tugh vengvam ghoSbejlI' San ta'
.
bIQongtaHvIS DubejtaH
bIvemDI' rep Sovchu'
bIquv pagh bIquvHa' 'e' Sov
vaj bIquv 'e' vIchupqu'
.
DaH Dat yIqImchoH
yImonHa'Qo' SoH
SaQbe'jaj mInlIj SoHvaD meq vIQIj
tugh vengvam ghoSbejlI' San ta'

See also

  • Silent Night, a song also by Daniel Dadapp, which he made in 2018.

References

1 : Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town on Wikipedia, retrieved December 4, 2019

2 : tugh vengvam ghoSbejlI' San ta', YouTube, uploaded December 4, 2019

External links

Category: (none)    Latest edit: 05 Dec 2019, by KlingonTeacher    Created: 05 Dec 2019 by KlingonTeacher
 
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