• having nose pierced
  • after calf is born the next older sibling, up until then called godel, has its nasal septum pierced (nusuk) and a rope put through the hole and around the head. This is left in place for the rest of the cow's life and provides a place to attach the tether because the nose reemains sensitive. The cow is now called sampi, once it is matusuk.
Alus sor
Alus mider
Alus madya
Alus singgih
Bali dataran dialect
Bali aga dialect

Usage Examples

Daging siapne matusuk olih katik duaning kaangge ngae sate
No translation exists for this example.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library

In Balinese:   Tolih cunguh icange matusuk buka kene?

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In Indonesian:   Setelah tua, aku dijual kepada jagal yang akan menyembelihku.