Kalem

kalem

  • cool, patient, relaxed, not easily getting mad or upset
  • (kalem kalem lelipi gadang = like a snake in grass)
Andap
kalem
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

Kalem-kalem baleman sambuke, mara nyitin ngrepet.
Calm like glowing coconut husk embers, but when you blow on them they crackle - referring to a calm person who is easily excited.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Community Spaces


In Balinese:   LAKU PANDITA SAKTI (lekad redite umanis, anggara pon, sukra wage): kalem, kenehne satata lega, demen teken kadiatmikan, dueg, sada nyumbungang dewek, demen yen ajum-ajum, ia nyidang kasub ulian nyastra.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   SUMUR SINABA (lahir minggu umanis, senin pon, selasa kliwon, rabu umanis, jumat wage): senang membantu orang, perilakunya lemah lembut dan perhatian, ia senang memberi dan berderma.