S moH
moh ] / [ moh ]
Klingon letters:

1. cause

word type: Type 4 verb suffix, TKD chapter 4.2.4.


The Klingon Dictionary p. 38

Canon examples

tIjwI'ghom vIchenmoH.
I form a boarding party (TKD p. 38)

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


The Klingon Dictionary p. 95


'IH be handsome

3. exert undue influence (slang)
word type: verb, TKD chapter 4. , slang usage, KGT, chapter 5.2.
transitive verb: vay' vImoH. = I exert undue influence something.


Klingon for the Galactic Traveler p. 153

Canon examples

DamoH. You exert undue influence on him/her (KGT p. 153)

More Information

Adding this suffix to a verb indicates that the subject is causing a change of condition or causing a new condition to come into existence.

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Klingon Canon definition Source
'anmoH sacrifice qepa
'apmoH dent qepa
'obmoH curve, arch qepHom
'oqmoH submerge qepa
bIQ ghItmoHwI' fountain qepHom
banmoH bruise qepa
belmoH please qepHom
berghmoH irritate KGT
bochmoHwI' sycophant, flatterer KGT
chenmoH form, make, create KGT
chenmoHwI' creator, maker KGT
ghe'moH transform other
ghojmoH teach TKD
ghojmoHwI' teacher qepHom
ghuHmoH alert, warn TKD
ghujmoH pivot, swivel qepHom
HeghmoH be fatal TKD
Hew chenmoHwI' sculptor KGT
Ho'Du' Say'moHwI' tlhagh tooth paste TNK
jImmoH shrug other
jIrmoH twirl bat'leth, cause bat'leth to rotate, crank KGT
jIrmoHwI' winch, reel/spool winder other
jaqmoH embolden KGT
joqmoH wave other
qalmoH corrupt TKD
qaw'moH tip over, knock over, knock down other
qawmoH remind TKD
qoD QutlhwI' ngaDmoHwI' inner support stabilizer other
qul QongmoHwI' firefighter qepHom
qul tlhay'moHwI' firefighter qepHom
quvmoH dishonor TKDaddendum
laqmoH flap (wings) HolQeD
lolmoH maneuver the aircraft to be in some attitude or other HolQeD
mISmoH confuse TKD
muvchuqmoH unite other
muvmoH recruit TKDaddendum
najmoHwI' lullaby KGT
ngaDmoH stabilize KGT
ngaDmoHwI' stabilizer (component of a ship) KGT
ngaQHa'moH unlock inferred
ngaQHa'moHwI' key TNK
ngaQmoH lock, secure other
nguvmoH dye, stain, tint KGT
pIlmoH stimulate, inspire, motivate KGT
patlhmoH rank, assign status, sort / compare other
poDmoH clip TKD
poSmoH open TKD
pujmoH weaken TKD
pummoH tackle, cause to fall qepa
QaDmoH dry, make dry inferred
QaDmoHwI' DIr towel TNK
QeyHa'moH loosen TKD
QeymoH tighten TKD
QongmoH cause to sleep qepHom
QopmoH wear out TKD
rI'meH wovmoHwI' beacon qepHom
rIQmoH injure TKD
roSHa'moH paralyze KGT
roghmoH cause to ferment KGT
ronmoH roll, bank other
SIHHa'moH solve (a problem) qepa
SIHmoH bend qepHom
SachmoH improve, make better than before qepHom
Say'qu'moH sterilize HolQeD
Say'moH clean, wash inferred
Say'moHwI' tlhagh soap TNK
SeymoH excite TKD
SoQmoH close, shut TKD
Sut HabmoHwI' iron (clothing iron) TNK
taDmoH freeze TKD
tachmoH turn over other
taqmoH scar qepa
tammoH silence TKD
taymoH civilize TKD
tlhegh jIrmoHwI' windlass other
tlhoDmoH filter, cause to be obscured, hide inferred
tlhoghmoH marry, conduct a marriage ceremony qepa
tlhu'moH tempt TKD
tlhutmoH stuff qepHom
tuHmoH shame TKD
tuQHa'moH undress TKD
tuQmoH put on (clothes) TKD
tutlhmoH make a tattoo qepHom
vIQmoH smother qepa
vatlhmoH roll up other
vemmoH wake (someone) up TKD
wanHa'moH make crooked, crook, bow, flex, bend qepHom
wermoH crease, wrinkle qepa
wolmoH crease, fold qepa
wovmoHbogh jan light (device) other
wovmoHwI' light (lamp) other
wovmoHwI' moQ light bulb TNK
yoymoH turn upside down, flip, invert inferred
yughmoH filter (in a search) other
Number of topics: 94

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