vutmeH 'un

IPA: vut.'meh zun ] Phoneticvut.'meh zun ]

pIqaDvutmeh zun

flat-bottomed pot for food preparation

word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: vutmeH 'unmey
This noun is made of the parts vut, meH and 'un.

Source

Klingon for the Galactic Traveler p. 27, 28, 211

More Information

A short form of this is vut'un:
The most common utensil used in preparing Klingon food is the 'un ("pot"), a word found with the same meaning throughout the Empire. The names for specific types of pots, however, exhibit some regional variation. For example, while a large, flat-bottomed pot is usually called a bargh, in some regions it is a vutmeH 'un ("pot for preparing [food]"), sometimes shortened to simply vut'un. In some regions, a bargh made of metal is a mIv (which also means "helmet," even though, historically speaking, helmets are not necessarily made of metal) or a mIv bargh ("helmet pot"), while a ceramic bargh is called a chor (literally, "belly") or chor bargh ("belly pot"). (KGT p. 27-28)

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Latest edit: 21 Sep 2019, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 21 Sep 2019, by KlingonTeacher



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