depa

  • span, length measurement of about 1.5 meters
  • depa alit is distance between outstretched hands, measured from thumb to thumb, with with hands making a fist and arms stretched out at each side
  • depat agung is measured between outstretched middle fingers with hands and arms stretched to the side. Length of a fishing net is usually measured in depa, as are dimensions of structures built by an Undagi using the knowledge of Asta Kosala Kosali.
Andap
depa
Kasar
dimalu
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

Tiang ngetep tali a depa.
No translation exists for this example.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Jani matelah-telah malu nganggon yeh semer.”

“Oh keto, lan!” Semere ada nyang limolas depa daleme.

“Dini suba ngalih yeh semer.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Dagingnyane inggih punika kaputusan raja sane nglugrayang wargi Bwahan numbas wewidangan alas paburon duen raja sane jimbarnyane 11.000 X 90 depa ring samping wewengkon Bwahan antuk pangargan 10 Masoka dan 10 pilih.

In English:   It contains the king's decision to allow the Bwahan people to buy the king's hunting forest area with an area of 990,000 fathom square in addition to the Bwahan area for an equal price to “10 masoka and 10 pilih”.

In Indonesian:   Kelima desa kuno ini adalah Buahan (Bwahan), Songan, Kedisan, Trunyan dan Abang (Air Hawang).