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Re: Klingon WOTD: qetlh (v)

: Klingon word:   qetlh
: Part of Speech: verb
: Definition:     be dull, uninteresting

As used in canon:

  tlhIngan yoH Daj verengan yoH qetlh
  The Klingon is braver than the Ferengi (KGT)

(N.B. this is a variation - or word play, if you prefer - of the standard
comparative construction {tlhIngan yoH law' verengan yoH puS}.  For an
explanation with more examples, see KGT p.178ff.)

Related verbs include {Dal} "be boring"; antonyms include {Daj} "be

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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