- to be in a place as expected
- to plant
Taen ka Denpasar dugas cenik dogen, gah danune nanging nak mula langganan banjir mula.[example 1]
He had been to Denpasar when he was a child, when his mother took him with her to sell sweet potatoes and salt.
Mula Keto.[example 2]
An expression meaning "That's the way you do it."
Guna: Ampun sue nyemak e.. gae mamula padi, Pak? Ketut: Tiang (su)ba makelo. Terus tiang magae mula padi.
No translation exists for this example.
Ia mula anak ane tusing bisa ngawales legaan reramane, buka cicinge singal mara dibi belianga sepeda motor saget biin nagih mobil.[example 3]
He is such a spoiled brat. Like a pampered puppy, his father just bought him a new motorcycle yesterday and now he’s already demanding for a car (used if a person is spoiled by someone else).
- dari kolom ‘Bungklang Bungkling’, ‘Kota’, di harian Bali Post, Minggu, 17 April 2011, oleh I Wayan Juniartha. Diterjemahkan oleh Putu Semiada.
- Fred Eiseman "How Balinese People Express Ideas" 2010
- Fred Eiseman