beringin

  • Tree considered holy in Bali, often decorated with black white checkered cloth, and situated in the middle of a village and/or the main village temple.

Ficus benjamina, commonly known as weeping fig, benjamin fig or ficus tree, and often sold in stores as just ficus, is a species of flowering plant in the family Moraceae, native to Asia and Australia.It is the official tree of Bangkok. A recently described variety, Ficus benjamina var. Bracteata is found in uplifted coral forests of southern Taiwan. The species is also naturalized in the West Indies and in the states of Florida and Arizona in the United States. In its native range, its small fruit are favored by some birds, such as the superb fruit dove, wompoo fruit dove, pink-spotted fruit dove, ornate fruit dove, orange-bellied fruit dove, Torresian imperial pigeon, and purple-tailed imperial pigeon. (Wikipedia) (Noun)

Andap
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Kasar
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Alus sor
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Alus mider
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Alus madya
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Alus singgih
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Mider
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Bali dataran dialect
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Bali aga dialect
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Usage Examples

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Buka nyampat di beten punyan biingine; saisai ada luu.
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[proverb] Like sweeping underneath a banyan tree; every day there is garbage. The leaves of a banyan tree drop off frequently and fast. So it is rather useless to keep sweeping up below the tree. This expression indicates a situation in which someone tries to do something to change a bad situation, but the situation becomes even worse. In trying to solve current problems, more problems are added. For example, the prohibition against gambling.

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  1. Fred Eiseman Jr - Proverbs, 1987