Makatang

  • find something one has lost
  • see that someone gets something
  • to get back, receive
  • may, to be able
  • look for and find, have an opportunity
Andap
makatang
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

Disubane anake muani ento makatang sakitan kenehne, buka makpak tebune anake eluh ento suudina dadi tunangan.
[example 1]
After he got everything he wants, like chewing and then sucking dry a sugar cane, he ditched her right away.

Bapanne ngorahang, bapa mara sajan makatang bunga ane paling luung di gumine.
[example 2]
No translation exists for this example.

Blin tiange makatang kedis di punyan poh.
No translation exists for this example.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Luh Ayu masih ningalin unduke di pasisi, lan makatang penyu ane matatu, makudang-kudang be mati tur anake ane ngalangi kaiterin luun plastik.

In English:   All of a sudden, a fierce monster emerges from the water to attack everyone, including poor Luh Ayu.

In Indonesian:   Luh Ayu melihat sekeliling dan menemukan kura-kura yang terluka, beberapa ikan mati dan orang-orang berenang dikelilingi sampah plastik.

In Balinese:   Nyaritayang indik naga ane buin makatang kasaktiane.

In English:   The story a dragon and how he gets his powers back.

In Indonesian:   Cerita tentang bagaimana seekor naga mendapatkan kekuatannya kembali.

In Balinese:   I Meong nyuang be bajone asok, I Bikul makatang padine abodag.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Kalau ada yang mememanggil- manggil selain ibu, jangan dibukakan pintu!"

In Balinese:   Ia gegirik makatang hadiah kebo matanduk emas.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Ia juga ingin menunjukkan kepada setiap orang, bahwa bangsa kepiting berhak dan sanggup mengikuti sayembara itu.
  1. Fred Eiseman
  2. https://reader.letsreadasia.org/read/b8de98b7-37ce-45a3-bd83-b1eef5382acf