tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Wed Mar 02 09:19:40 1994

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Re: KBTP: cumulative vocabulary?

> > "QorghwI'wI'" gets the meaning across better than "DevwI'wI'", or perhaps
> > "muQorgh joH'a'".  "'oH" is the wrong pronoun for this: if you're using
> Dev, "guide" appeals to me; lacking a 'real' word for shepherd, I chose 
> "guide", and you chose "take care"; maybe Ha'DIbaHyuvwI' would be better?  
> Lacking a lexicon at work, I forget, doesn't 'roi' for "my shepherd" come 
> from watch over?  Maybe something could be constructed to be "overseer?"


I *DID* forget.... and when I got home I found "feeder of sheep" a 
better translation.  I'll stick with DevwI' for now just the same... I don't
think warriors *feed* sheep: Ha!  We shoot you!.....

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