Kalah

kl;
  • lose, be defeated (contest, game, gambling, etc.)
Entry word
kalah
Andap
kalah
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

Suba tawanga bapane kalah matajen, nu masih I Gede Putra bani nagihin pipis. Pantes suba bapane gedeg. Ia buka nundunin macan medem.
[example 1]
Gede Putra knew that his father lost on cock fighting but he was still dare to ask for some money from him. No wonder if his father was totally upset. Just like awakening a sleeping tiger.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Ane patut menang kalahanga, anak patut kalah menanganga.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Bim salabim, sang patih berubah wujud menyerupai wajah raja.

In Balinese:   Sakewala yan bah kelod tumbake, ento pinaka cihna tiang kalah. “Suud matinget, teken beline, I Grantang laut tuun ka goane.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Yan mepalu arep, sinah iraga kalah, wireh ia buron kaliwat gede tur siteng" .

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Mari kita buat strategi agar gajah binasa.

In Balinese:   Dugas caine kalah matoh-tohan, cai majanji nyerahang macan patpat.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Kemudian ia berlari tunggang langgang.

In Balinese:   Sampunang nak tiang dogen pelihanga!” Pan Balang Tamak sing nyak kalah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Hari ini saya bisa hadir tepat waktu, hargailah.

In Balinese:   Sasubanne keto ngomong Sang Muun brangti, “Nah, saja kai kalah, dening gedenan tain ibane.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Setelah itu Sang Muun berkata sambil marah, “iyaa, aku mengaku kalah, kotoranmu memang lebih besar, ayo sekarang siapa terbangnya lebih tinggi!” Begitulah Sang Muun berkata, lalu Sang Lanjana menjawab balik “Ayoo!

In Balinese:   Dening keto, ngomong jani Sang Muun, “Ih, Sang Lanjana, awake jani suba ngaku kalah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Buina kai tonden taen merasa kalah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Lagipula aku belum pernah merasa kalah.
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