Layah

ly;
  • hunger or appetite; to remain hungry or in need of food (Kasar) (Verb)
  • to refer to a person with a loose tongue who talks badly of others (lit): "a tongue has no bones" (Andap) (Noun)
Andap
layah
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
lidah
Mider
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Bali dataran dialect
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Bali aga dialect
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Usage Examples

Tusing tuah kabagusan ane anggona modal nglemesin anak luh ento. Buka ngitukang layah tan patulang, I Made Lana masih wanen mogbog, ngaku konden ngelah kurenan.
[example 1]
Not just his good looking that he used to seduce the woman. As twisting a spineless tongue, Made Lana was also telling a lie that he did not have a wife.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Ia tusing ngrunguang buah manggis, buah poh, buah wani, muang nyambu paglayut tasak di punyanne, Bedak lan layah basangne katanggehang.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Tak peduli buah manggis, buah mangga, buah wani, dan buah jambu matang di pohon.

In Balinese:   Setata nanggehang basang layah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Tak kerja maka tak punya uang.

In Balinese:   I Grantang kimud kenehne nepukin beline setata ngaba basang layah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Basang kolane layah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Basang icange layah, cai katadah!” “Cup malu!

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Tetapi kalau ia mengatakan manusia tidak punya balas budi, maka kau akan kumakan!” kata I Samong melepaskan cengkeraman kukunya.

In Balinese:   Basang icange layah, mamahan ane kautamaang bandingang ngipi dadi raja ulian macentok malaib nglawan cai.”

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Demi harga diri, kita harus beri dia pelajaran.

In Balinese:   Ngiring gass semeton ngalih kuud pokokne jeg mantep, ngaenang cangkem megejeran layah ngigel lan basang begah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Yén iba ngentinin icang dini, sing pocol Luh Ayu Manik ngaénang icang boréh.” “Cai kan suba betek maan mamahan dini, icang uling tuni nanggehang bedak layah, lega keneh cainé nepukin icang kalara-lara buka kéné.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Saat ini aku kesulitan cari makanan.

In Balinese:   Ia mareren makeber kabaten baan layah basangne kaliwat.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Disubane enten maimbuh basangne layah ia buin makeber ke telagane.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Sawai nanggehang basang layah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Ngoyong jumah

Boyaja glayah-glayah Magae uli jumah

Pang misi amah basange layah

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Ngoyong jumah

Eda mesu sajaba ngalih amah Tawang basang layah Basang layah pipis telah

Apa amah?

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In Indonesian:  
  1. Fred Eiseman