tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Wed Dec 29 09:20:12 1999

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Re: KLBC: calculate in Klingon

>: What are the operations "plus", "minus", "times" and "devided by" in  
>: tlhIngan Hol?
>Duy'qu' tlhIngan mI'QeD Sovmaj, 'ach wot puS DISov:
>{SIm}   calculate
>{togh}  count
>{chel}  add  (Note that {chelwI'} is slang for someone who deals in
>        finances, accounting, etc. according to KGT.)
>{wav}   divide
>No word for "subtract", but *{chelHa'} is a possibility or you could try
>recasting with {nge'} "take away" or {teq} "remove, take off".  Also no word
>for "multiply", but *{wavHa'} might work.

I would go with nge' instead of chelHa'.
wa'maHvo' wej tInge'.  ratlh Soch.

I don't like wavHa'.
I would use chel and #-logh.
javlogh vagh tIchel.  wejmaH lutu'lu'.


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