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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 184
# 10
01-19-2013, 10:15 AM
Originally Posted by asphe View Post
yIH Qaw'wIj


Actually, won't the ship name also depend somewhat on the captain's background as well? What if the captain isn't even klingon? Anyone speak orion? On earth, different cultures spell the same 'sound' differently... i.e. meow/miaou/nyaa and so on. What would 'meow' be in Ferasan?
M'ossa may be Ferasan, but he's been raised by a Klingon house in a manner similar to the 'hostage' system lords in our own feudal era used to control conquered vassals and ensure their loyalty. Thus, he would likely use the Klingon language for his ship's name.