Empelan

empelan

h)mæ)ln/
  • Dam / dam, but smaller in shape, usually found in rice fields as an irrigation system (Noun)
Andap
empelan
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

1. Subake dini ngelah empelan? 2. Yen ngelah empelan, yehe dadi embahang ke carike.
[example 1]
1. The subak here has a dam? 2. If you have a dam, the water can be flowed into the fields.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Community Spaces


In Balinese:   Anak soleh punika ngandika, empelan sane kawangun ring Taman Ayun sampun kukuh, sakewanten sapatutne kajangkepin antuk upacara mendem padagingan (cingak entri ‘mendem padagingan’).

In English:   The figure said that the embankment built by the king was strong, but needed a special ceremony, namely “mendem padagingan” (see entry”'mendem padagingan”).

In Indonesian:   Dia adalah anak ketiga dari I Gusti Agung Putu, pendiri Kerajaan Mengwi pada tahun 1723.

In Balinese:   Duk masan idane madeg ratu, ida ngwangun empelan tur tekaga ngiderin Pura Taman Ayun mangda prasida kaangge mepekin sawah wargi subak Mengwine.

In English:   The figure said that the embankment built by the king was strong, but needed a special ceremony, namely “mendem padagingan” (see entry”'mendem padagingan”).

In Indonesian:   Dia adalah anak ketiga dari I Gusti Agung Putu, pendiri Kerajaan Mengwi pada tahun 1723.

In Balinese:   Empelan sane magenah ring 159 mdpl puniki wente ring Desa Gerokgak, Kecamatan Gerokgak, Kabupaten Buleleng, Bali.

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In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Tetujon utama empelan puniki kakaryanang wantah mangda ngwantu wang tani ring masan panes utawi sayah ri kala kakirangan toya.

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In Balinese:   Rikanjekan Tapak Mada wenten ring tengahing alas jagi ngwangun empelan toya, kakaryanang genggong lan suling anggen ngibur rikalaning mesandekan.

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In Indonesian:   Menurut Pak Made Djimat (seorang maestro tari dari Batuan), berdasarkan cerita oral yang diturunkan kepadanya, disebut bahwa yang membuat Genggong adalah Tapak Mada (nama Mahapatih Gajah Mada ketika belum diangkat sebagai Mahapatih).
  1. Ni Made Suryati