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Re: [Tlhingan-hol] Klingon Word of the Day: lem

Steven Boozer (

> Klingon Word of the Day for Saturday, September 21, 2013
> Klingon word: lem
> Part of speech: noun
> Definition: hoof
> Source: KGT

Used in canon:

  tIqnagh lemDu' 
  TKnag hooves KCD
  (a food item, always referred to in the plural)

Culinary notes:

KGT 92:  One way to bring fermentation about is to mix the food with a fungus (known as {'atlhqam}) usually scraped off the bottom of certain animals' feet, though it also grows on trees.

Related vocabulary:

namwech 		paw (n)
gham 			limb (of an animal) (n)

For people use:

nItlhpach 		fingernail (n)
nItlh 		finger (n)
yaD 			toe (n)
ghop 			hand (n)
qam 			foot (n)

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