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Re: [Tlhingan-hol] Story: ghuv = The Recruit - 35

Fiat Knox (fiat_knox@yahoo.co.uk)



<html><body><div style="color:#000; background-color:#fff; font-family:garamond, new york, times, serif;font-size:12pt">How about {<span style="font-weight: bold;">yIghuSHa'</span>} to order the reversal of the process of readying the weapon, thereby standing it down?<br><br>&gt;&gt; Is there an expression in English representing moving a firearm from an aimed to an unaimed state? So often there's a completely separate English word for a Klingon suffix combination that I'm afraid I'm just lacking the English vocab here. <br><div><blockquote style="border-left: 2px solid rgb(16, 16, 255); margin-left: 5px; margin-top: 5px; padding-left: 5px;"><div style="font-family: garamond, new york, times, serif; font-size: 12pt;"><div style="font-family: times new roman, new york, times, serif; font-size: 12pt;"><div class="y_msg_container"><br>ghunchu'wI': <br>&gt; I think the word you want is "lower", as in "lower your weapons."<br><br>But not WRT spears.&nbsp; Cf.
 {ghuS} "lower (spear) to horizontal to attack":<br></div> </div> </div> </blockquote></div>  </div></body></html>
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