chorgh

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pIqaDcorg

1. be glossy

word type: verb used as adjective, TKD chapter 4.4.
Quality verbs are intransitive by nature.

Source

qep'a' 2020
See new words released at qep'a' 27

Pun

A line from the song "Alice's Restaurant" goes "eight by ten glossy photographs".

2. eight
word type: number, TKD chapter 5.2.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 53, 83

Derived and related words

chorghDIch eighth

3. eighth tone of nonatonic scale
word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: This word is probably not countable.

Source

Klingon for the Galactic Traveler p. 72, 213

More Information

In English, there is a slight overlap in meaning between glossy and shiny. How that difference applies to the Klingon words chorgh and boch is not explained.

See also

pagh - 1 wa' - 2 cha' - 3 wej - 4 loS - 5 vagh - 6 jav - 7 Soch - 8 chorgh - 9 Hut

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Definition of {chorgh}
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http://klingon.wiki/Word/Chorgh
Retrieved 28 Oct 2020

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Latest edit: 30 Jul 2020, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 25 Sep 2019, by KlingonTeacher



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