Part of a phrase in HP Lovecraft's Cthulhu
mythos. Translates roughly to, "dreams," "sleeps," or "waits."
The phrase - Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn - translates to, "In his house at R'lyeh, dead Cthulhu waits dreaming."
It is often shortened to, "Cthulhu fhtagn," which loosely translates to, "Cthulhu waits," or "Cthulhu dreams."
"Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn."
-HP Lovecraft's Call of Cthulhu
A crucial part of the chant which calls forth the attention of Cthulhu
, who slumbers in dread R’lyeh.
"Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu
R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn!"
Word which roughly translates to waits/dreams/sleeps in a long forgotten tongue.
"Iä! Iä! Cthulhu fhtagn!" Rejoice that Cthulhu sleeps.