tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Fri Dec 31 09:54:19 1999

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Re: Online Klingon Language Course

maq peHruS:
>ghaj  =  has, possesses, owns

jang ghunchu'wI':
>Where did you find the "owns" meaning described?  It seems an unjustified
>expansion of the word's meaning.

>How so? My dictionary says that "own" means, "To have or possess as 
>property" (American Heritage Dictionary).

jang ghunchu'wI':
>Your dictionary explicitly points out the expansion of meaning that 
>I'm concerned about, with the phrase "as property" being an important
>part of the definition of the English word "own".

My dictionary also says that "possess" means, "To have as property; own."

- DujHoD

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