Klingon Translator/ Klingon Phrases
By TheChibiKlingon }};-D
English - tlhIngan Hol
Hello-nuqneH (it literarily means ‘what do you want?')
How are you? - bIpIv'a' (Are you healthy?)
I am healthy. Are you healthy?-jIpIv. bIpIv'a'
Long-time no see- qaleghqa'mo' jIQuch (I'm glad because I see you again) /
qaleghqa'neS (I am honoured to see you again)
What's your name? - Nuq 'oH ponglIj'e'?
My name is...- ...jIH / ...'oH pongwIj'e’
Where are you from? - munglIj nuq / nuqDaq bIbogh
I'm from... -... vo' vIpawta
Pleased to meet you-qaqIHneS / qaqIHmo' jIQuch
Good night- QaQ yIQong ("Something is good. Sleep!")
Good luck- yIghoSDo' (Go onward with fortune)
Cheers/Good health! - 'IwlIj jachjaj
I don't understand- jIyajbe'
I don't know- jISovbe'
Please speak more slowly- QIt yIjatlh
Please say that again- 'e' yIjatlhqa'
Please write it down- 'e' yIghItlh
Do you speak Klingon? - tlhIngan Hol Dajatlh'a'?
Yes, I speak a little- HIja'. LoQ vIjatlhlaH
Thank you- qatlho' [Not all Klingons are mean]
Would you like to dance with me? - MamI' DaneH? / NItebHa' mamI' DaneH?
I love you- qamuSHa'
Get well soon-tugh bIpIvchoHjaj
Leave me alone!- naDevvo' yIghoS!
Help! - HIQaH! QaH!
Fire! - BaH!
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year- QISmaS DatIvjaj 'ej DIS chu' DatIvjaj
Happy Birthday-qoSlIj DatIvjaj
One language is never enough- not yap WA' Hol
Yes (Answer to yes/no question)- HIja'
No (Answer to yes/no question) - Ghobe'
Yes, OK, I'll do it- Lu'
No, don't, I won't– Qo'
Don't be silly - YIDoghQo' (to more than one person: peDoghQo')
Your mother has a smooth forehead! - Hab SoSlI' Quch! (Note: this is a powerful insult; don't say it to friends.)
Today is a good day to die- Heghlu’meH QaQ jajvam
Revenge is a dish best served cold- bortaS bIr jablu'DI' reH QaQqu' nay'
My beloved- bangwI'
To be or not to be- taH pagh taHbe'
I accept [with honour]. May your enemies run with fear- jIlajneS. GhIj qet jaghmeyjaj
A drinking song –
'Ej HumtaH 'ej DechtaH 'Iw
And the blood was ankle deep
'Ej Doq SoDtaH ghoSpa' Sqral bIQtIq
And the River Skral ran crimson red
'E' pa' jaj law' mo' jaj puS
On the day above all days
Jaj qeylIS molar mIgh HoHchu'qu'
When Kahless slew evil Molor dead
Shut up! - BIjatlh 'e' yImev (to more than one person: Sujatlh 'e' yImev)