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

Steven Boozer (

> Klingon Word of the Day for Thursday, May 07, 2015
> Klingon word: naD tetlh
> Part of speech: noun
> Definition: Commendation List

naD tetlh gher 
he/she compiles the Commendation List
he/she writes the Commendation List (st.k 7/1998)

KGT 182:  For example, in the ceremony to induct new members into the Order of the Bat'leth ({betleH 'obe'}), the highest honor that the government bestows on a Klingon, the presiding official, usually the leader of the Klingon High Council, first reads a name from the {naD tetlh} (Commendation List), always calling out the inductee's name in the most formal way (given name plus father's name, such as {tI'vIS barot puqloD} [T'vis, son of Barot]).

naD  		praise,  commend,  approve [of] (v)
naD  		commendation (n)

HIDjolev  	menu (n)
mem 		catalog (n)
tetlh 	roll, scroll, list (n)

Ca'Non Master of the Klingons

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