S chugh
cug ] / [ cug ]
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word type: Type 9 verb suffix, TKD chapter 4.2.9.


The Klingon Dictionary p. 43

Canon examples

'etlh QorghHa'lu'chugh ragh 'etlh nIvqu' 'ej jejHa'choH.
Even the best blade will rust and grow dull unless it is cared for. (TKW p. 101)

Ha'DIbaH DaSop 'e' DaHechbe'chugh yIHoHQo'.
Do not kill an animal unless you intend to eat it. (TKW p. 163)

pIj monchugh vay' yIvoqQo'.
Don't trust those who frequently smile. (TKW p. 167)

leghlaHbe'chugh mIn lo'laHbe' taj jej.
A sharp knife is nothing without a sharp eye. (TKW p. 169)

bIQongtaHvIS nItlhejchugh targhmey bIvemDI' nItlhej ghIlab ghewmey.
If you sleep with targs, you'll wake up with glob flies. (TKW p. 173)

bIrchugh qIvon tuj 'Iw.
If the qIvon is cold, the blood is hot. (TKW p. 174)

'oy'be'lu'chugh Qapbe'lu'.
No pain, no gain. (TKW p. 175)

pIpyuS pach DaSop DaneHchugh pIpyuS puS DaghornIS
If you want to eat pipius claw, you'll have to break a few pipiuses. (TKW p. 185)

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