S laqmoH
'lak.moh ] / [ 'lak.moh ]
Klingon letters:
lakmoh
Handwritten:
lakmoh

flap (wings)

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word type: verb, TKD chapter 4.
transitive verb: vay' vIlaqmoH. = I flap (wings) something.
This verb is made of the parts laq and moH.

Source

HolQeD vol. 10 issue 4, December 2001
view text of that issue 4-5

More Information

Maltz pointed out that, in flight, a bird's wings laq (the bird is said to laqmoH its wings), but when a banner or sail flaps, the correct word to use is joq flap, flutter, wave. (HolQeD v10n4)

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Latest edit: 28 Sep 2021, by WikiAdmin
Created: 28 Sep 2021, by KlingonTeacher

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