• the gegilik is placed on top of the short ends of ambengan and tied all the way through the roof so as to secure the ends
  • this part is then covered by an overlapping layer of tied ambengan
  • word comes from gelik, meaning a round stick.
  • small decorative hoop that is sewed into place just below the rim of some kinds of baskets
  • also refers to the strip of wood that is used to tie the long grass (ambengan) that is used on a thatched roof
  • the grass is bent upwards over a piece of wood called jejalon, then bent all the way back over itself
Alus sor
Alus mider
Alus madya
Alus singgih
Bali dataran dialect
Bali aga dialect

Usage Examples

Gegilik pisan batuné puniki misi macawang barak
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