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Re: Klingon orthography

Michael Everson (everson@evertype.com)



On 24 Jun 2009, at 00:49, David Trimboli wrote:

> Oh, yes. I've often seen people mimicking Klingon by capitalizing
> randomly, using lots of k's, and throwing apostrophes everywhere.

That's a little hilarious, since Klingon uses no k's.

>>> If we were to have a transcription system with case, it could be as
>>> simple as this (showing the capital letters):
>>>
>>> A B CH D E GH H I J K L M N NG O P Q R S T TLH U V W Y '
>>
>> So you use K/k for q and Q/q for Q.
>
> It was only an example, not a proposal.

It was a description of what I saw you doing, not a judgement on  
anything else.

ram QaQ

Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com/







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