Leteh

2t);
  • faded
  • ritually unclean; improper; impure (Adjective)
  • not holy; blackened; dirty (Adjective)
Andap
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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

Ngilangin sakancan leteh di deweke.
To cleanse dirt from the body.

Malukat ento kalaksanayang anggon ngilangang sakancan leteh ane ada di dewek iragane.
[example 1]
Purification is conducted to cleanse the impurities in our body.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Ida lempas saking cemer lan leteh, tan obah, tan prasida kawimba.

In English:   Usually, this Catur Weda Sirah is chanted after performing the Argya Patra, or purifying oneself with holy water before starting to chant the main holy mantras for specific purposes.

In Indonesian:   Biasanya, Catur Weda Sirah ini dikumandangkan seusai sulinggih melakukan Argya Patra, atau menyucikan diri dengan air suci sebelum mulai mengucapkan mantra-mantra suci.

In Balinese:   Suba pasti jadma ane buka keto tuah dadi wong pangresek jagat dogen, ngae anak len sengsara, lan ngranayang kadatonne leteh.

In English:   Kuruksetra, fight till die, war against their guru (teacher/preceptor), relatives and their own family to uphold dharma (truth) in the world.

In Indonesian:   Selain itu, dalam pustaka lainnya seperti Kakawin Negarakertagama, dalam kisah tersebut juga dipaparkan mengenai usaha Raja Hayam Wuruk dalam menyatukan Bumi Nusantara dengan landasan darma dan tujuan yang baik.

In Balinese:   Salanturnyane, tata cara maratengan taler patut kauratiang, sakadi ri tatkala ngaryanin ajeng-ajengan sampunang pisan yening kantos kaencegin buyung, legu, limpit, tuma, tengu, kutu, miwah kapinjal, asapunika kawastanin cemer, nenten wenang ajeng santukan kabaos sampun leteh utawi kotor.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Mengenai proses memasaknya pun perlu diperhatikan yaitu apabila saat proses mengerjakan makanan yang dibuat dihinggapi bintang seperti lalat, nyamuk, limpit,tuma, tengu, kutu busuk, kapinjal demikian itu cemar adanya, tidak benar disantap karena telah dianggap kotor.

In Balinese:   Nika mawinan, endut sane wenten ring loloan taler kapercaya prasida nyuciang anak saking sarwa leteh lan kaon.

In English:   During this ritual, Kedonganan residents go to the coastal swamp to coat their bodies with swamp mud.

In Indonesian:   Saat ritual ini, para warga Kedonganan beramai-ramai pergi ke rawa tepi pantai untuk melumuri badan mereka dengan lumpur rawa.

In Balinese:   Niki ngawe jagate leteh manut niskala.

In English:   This caused nature to become spiritually polluted.

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Ajah-ajahan penting sane munggah ring Lontar Kumara Tattwa inggih punika parindikan kawentenan dasa indria sane ngametuang dasa soroh leteh (dasamala) ring angga tur manah.

In English:   Tutur Kumara Tattwa is an ancient Javanese text that tells about the birth of Bhatara Kumara, a god who always takes the form of a child.

In Indonesian:   Tutur Kumara Tattwa adalah teks berbahasa Jawa kuno yang mengisahkan tentang kelahiran Bhatara Kumara, seorang dewa yang senantiasa berwujud anak-anak.

In Balinese:   Punika taler pradhana, triguna, sadwara, trimala, sarwaning leteh, punika sami karangsungin Maya lan Bhatara.

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In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Patemon sakadi puniki kabawos leteh duaning i manusa kakarsayang sios teken baburon.

In English:   Why it is sinful is because human beings are created different from animals.

In Indonesian:   Itulah sebabnya, manusia seharusnya bertindak sesuai dengan tata laksana yang bersumber dari kesadaran mental dan spiritual yang lebih berkembang.
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