Leyak

  • one who uses pangiwa: one who practices the means of acquiring and using extraordinary power for the purpose of communicating with spirits and using that power for injuiring or killing others, or obtaining money and property
  • the word is also used to mean this practice itself, aside from the practitioner
  • one who practices what is usually incorrectly called "black magic"
  • that "black magic" itself
  • sorcerer
Andap
leyak
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

ibi tiang ngipi nepukin leyak
No translation exists for this example.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Ring Bali, Leak (utawi sane kabaos Leyak) punika wantah papindayan mitologis, sane marupa tenggekne pegat tekening pangawakne lan makeber, malidah lantang miwah macaling.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Leak dikatakan berarti "penyihir jahat," sementara celuluk adalah nama yang dikaitkan dengan salah satu dari mereka, seorang bawahan kepada Ratu dari semua Leak, Rangda.