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:   The basis of this classification is the difference in the year the inscription was issued and the king who ruled at that time.

In Indonesian:   Dasar pengelompokan tersebut adalah perbedaan tahun dikeluarkannya prasasti dan raja yang memerintah pada masa itu.