Jakan

  • cook rice by boiling
  • lose everything (e.g. job) (common saying, literally: rice cooker upside down)
Media
jakan
Kasar
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Halus
maratengang
Northern Form
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Usage Examples

Tiang jagi maratengang.
I want to cook rice.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Jani mai ulihang baas icange I tuni.” Mesaut I Tiwas, “ Yeh, baase I tuni suba jakan tiang.” Masaut I Sugih, “Nah, ento suba aba mai anggon pasilih!” Nasine ane sube ngantiang lebeng ento juange.

In English:   Now give me back my rice. "I Tiwas replied," Well, I had cooked the rice".

In Indonesian:   Sekarang kembalikan berasku yang tadi." I Tiwas menjawab, “ Yah, beras yang tadi sudah saya masak".