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Re: [Tlhingan-hol] new word: "penguin"

Bellerophon, modeler (bellerophon.modeler@gmail.com)



<div dir="ltr"><span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">Coincidentally, I recently had the silly idea that the word for &quot;penguin&quot; should be cha&#39;peng (pl.cha&#39;cha). </span><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:arial,sans-serif">peng</span><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:arial,sans-serif"> rur jentu&#39; QaltaHvIS.</span><div>
<span style="font-size:13px;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br></span></div><div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:arial,sans-serif">Oh, well. Perhaps &quot;penguin&quot; is derived from Klingon.</span><div><span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px"><br>
</span></div><div><span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">~&#39;eD</span></div><div><span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px"><br></span></div><div><span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">PS: forgot to exult over list being back up again. maj!</span></div>
<div class="gmail_extra"><br><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Thu, Aug 15, 2013 at 5:51 AM, De&#39;vID <span dir="ltr">&lt;<a href="mailto:de.vid.jonpin@gmail.com"; target="_blank">de.vid.jonpin@gmail.com</a>&gt;</span> wrote:<br>
<blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex">In case people missed it because the mailing list was down, a few days<br>
ago MO revealed the Klingon word for a type of &quot;flightless aquatic<br>
bird&quot;: {jentu&#39;}.<br>
<br>
<a href="https://twitter.com/pduff1964/status/366556390304661505"; target="_blank">https://twitter.com/pduff1964/status/366556390304661505</a><br>
<a href="https://twitter.com/pduff1964/status/366399958833827841"; target="_blank">https://twitter.com/pduff1964/status/366399958833827841</a><br>
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The source is Pat Duff, one half of the eponym of {pe&#39;vIl}.<br>
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De&#39;vID<br>
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