Botor

eboet(o
  • common black bean
Media
Botor
Kasar
Unknown [edit]
Halus
Unknown [edit]
Northern Form
Unknown [edit]

Usage Examples

Anake ento care botor, tusing akat baan nyeet.
[example 1]
That person is like a black bean. He cannot be tied up. [proverb] ‘Botor’ is a common black bean. One cannot tie up bean seeds in a bundle. This is then said of a person who is very smart and cannot be fooled. He always gets the best of you in bargaining, for example.

  1. F. Eiseman, Proverbs. 1987