Everyday Klingon

The Klingon cards from the fifth season of Star Trek: The Next Generation
have come to our attention, and SkyBox International Inc appears to
have more than made up for the brief content of season four (reprinted in
the last issue of HolQeD). The cards' text is again attributed to Marc Okrand
suggesting that these are canonical phrases.

S25 tlhIngan vaS'a' Klingon Great Hall

juHqo'Daq vaS'a' tu'lu'. ngoch luchermeH 'ej wo' San luwuqmeH
pa' ghom tlhIngan yejquv DevwI'pu'. DaH che' ghawran.
yejquv DevwI' moj ghawran 'e' wuqta' cho' 'oDwI' Dapu'bogh
janluq pIqarD HoD.

On the Homeworld, there is a great hall where the leaders of the
Klingon High Council meet to determine policy and decide upon
the fate of the Empire. Gowron currently presides, named leader of
the High Council by Captain Jean-Luc Picard, who was acting as
Arbiter of Succession.

S26 lurSa' be'etor je Lursa and B'Etor

DuraS tuq tlhIngan yejquv patlh luDub 'e' reH lunIDtaH DuraS
be'nI'pu' lurSa' be'etor je. ngoDvam luchavmeH ghawran
maghpu' be'nI'pu'. woQ luSuqmeH jIjpu' chaH romuluSngan'e'

The sisters of the House of Duras, Lursa and B'Etor, are constantly
seeking a higher standing for the House of Duras within the Klingon
High Council. To this end, the sisters have acted against Gowron,
going as far as to work with Romulan factions in order to gain

S27 Qo'noS Klingon Homeworld

tlhIngan wo' yuQmey chovlu'chugh Qo'noS potlh law' Hoch
potlh puS. roD 'oHvaD juHqo' neH. pa' 'oHtaH vaS'a''e'.
tlhIngan qum waw' 'oH. yoq yIn yuQ 'oH Qo'noS'e'. yInSIp
voQSIp je ngaS muDDaj.

The principal planet of the Klingon Empire, Qo'noS is usually
referred to as simply "The Homeworld." This is where the Klingon
Great hall is located, the center of the Klingon government. Qo'noS
is a class-M planet with an oxygen/nitrogen atmosphere.