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Re: Klingon WOTD: waw' (noun)

Steven Boozer (sboozer@uchicago.edu)



>This is the Klingon Word Of The Day for Wednesday, May 16, 2007.
>
>Klingon word:   waw'
>Part of Speech: noun
>Definition:     base (military term)

Used in canon:

   pa' 'oHtaH vaS'a''e'.  tlhIngan qum waw' 'oH.
   This is where the Klingon Great Hall is located, the center of
   the Klingon government. S27

Trek notes:

The Klingons occupied Organia in 2267 to use as a base of operations 
against the Federation. (TOS "Errand of Mercy")

Related nouns:

{'ejyo'waw'} star base, starbase.

See also {raQ} camp; {lulIgh} refuge; {mID} colony; {tengchaH} space station.



--
Voragh
Ca'Non Master of the Klingons






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