IPA: hurg ]


1. pickle (cucumber)

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about food vocabulary.
word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: Hurghmey


The Klingon Dictionary p. 89

Derived and related words

Hurgh Duj submarine, blimp

2. be dark
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about colors.
word type: verb used as adjective, TKD chapter 4.4.
transitivity: A verb used as an adjective cannot take an object.


The Klingon Dictionary p. 89

Canon examples

It is dark. (Star Trek Continuum (KLS))


wov be bright

More Information

tamghay Hurgh ["dark light"] sounds odd to me for some reason. I think it would be tamghay wovHa', which perhaps could be translated as "dim light."
(Marc Okrand to Lieven L. Litaer Jan 29, 2018)

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Latest edit: 12 Jan 2020, by KlingonTeacher
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remember the swap of q > k and ' > - as in qa' = ka- and Daq = Dak

1. noun 2. verb 3. others

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