• the series of names of coconut stages, from youngest to most mature is: bungsil, bungkak, kuwud gamarik, kuwud samambuh, kuwud, kuwud pengeliklik, nyuh
  • the word bungkak is also used to refer just to the shell of the young coconut before it hardens
  • young coconut without meat, younger than kuwud, older than bungsil (Noun)
  • the water in kuwud is sweet and plentiful and the meat is soft and sweet
  • bungsil is too immaeture to use for any purpose and has no water
  • bungkak is sometimes used as a source of holy water, but it is too immaeture to use for food
Alus sor
Alus mider
Alus madya
Alus singgih
Bali dataran dialect
Bali aga dialect

Usage Examples

I Belog meli bungkak di peken.
I Belog buys coconuts that are still very young and there is no stuff on the market.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library

In Balinese:   Toyan bungkak taler kaketisang, sinarengin antuk sarwa eteh-eteh sane suci minakadi beras lan kunyit.

In English:   This ceremony is called Ngulapin.

In Indonesian:   Upacara ini disebut Ngulapin.