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Re: Klingon translation

Michael Everson (everson@evertype.com)



On 26 Jun 2009, at 18:38, ghunchu'wI' 'utlh wrote:

> On Fri, Jun 26, 2009 at 11:59 AM, Steven  
> Boozer<sboozer@uchicago.edu> wrote:
>> Michael Everson:
>>>> The North Wind and the Sun...
>>
>> Some vocabulary suggestions:
>>
>> {'ev}  "area northwestward, area towards the northwest" (n.)
>>
>> Not exactly north, but it'll do.
>
> If the goal is to translate something close to "north", it's fine. But
> is the direction really the important concept to focus on?

Assuming that cold winds blow from that direction, why not?

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







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