Ngae

  • work
  • underdog (cock fight term)
  • to build
  • to do or make
Andap
ngae
Kasar
ngae
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

Yen seken sabilang emosi Ida Betara lantas ngae bencana - gunung meletus, linuh, wabah rabies, wabah uled - lantas apa ia ane lakar gaena ken Ida Betara sabilang kenehne liang?
[example 1]
If the gods created natural disasters — volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, rabies or caterpillar epidemics — every time they got angry, what would they do when they were happy?

Untuk galah, tusing ja kawatesin. Panti asuhan ento nyediang tongos anggo iraga ngae pameran ditu.
[example 2]
There is no deadline (Lit. For a deadline, there hasn't been said). The orphanage provides a venue for us to use for the exhibition.

Ngalih gae malu; suba ngelah ngae gegem, mara nganten.
[example 3]
Get a job first; after you have a steady job, then get married. This is rather obvious. Now see 'senduk' ( record no. 113 FE ), for the sequel, which is a pun used if a person wants to get married before he does have a steady job.

Cang ngae kelatlat. Suksma. Kenapi? Kenapi....
[example 4]
I am making a bamboo tray. Thank you. Why? Why....

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Sayan makelo sayan liu anak pada kema tur pada ngenehang, anak ane ngae semer kaurugan baan tanah ditu.

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In Balinese:   Pan Karsa ajaka pianakne muani nanggap upah ngae semer di sisin rurung gede.

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In Balinese:   Di subane I Grantang seger ditu lantas I Grantang ngae tetaneman.

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In Balinese:   Ditu buin I Cupak matakon teken adine, “Nyen ane ngae gunung gunungan dini adi?” sambilange maklemir I Grantang nyaurin petakon beline. “Ene tusing ja gunung-gunungan beli, ene mula tuah taine I Benaru beli.

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In Balinese:   Dapetang tiang I meme ngae jaja lakar baang tamu.

In English:   Apparently the mother cooked cakes for guests.

In Indonesian:   Ternyata ibu memasak kue-kue untuk tamu.

In Balinese:   Pabaliha I Sangsiah ngae sebun.

In English:   The monkey watched the bird making a nest.

In Indonesian:   Diperhatikannya si burung manyar yang sedang membuat sarang.

In Balinese:   Disubane pragat ia lantas mareren sambilanga marerembugan ngajak I Bojog.

“Ih, iba Bojog, apa awinan iba tusing nyak ngae umah?

In English:   After this was finished, the bird came to a stop while talking to the monkey.

"Hei, you monkey, why don't you want to build a house?

In Indonesian:   Setelah selesai, si burung manyar berhenti sambil berbincang dengan si kera.

“Eh, kamu kera, apa sebabnya kamu tidak mau membuat rumah?

In Balinese:   Awak ibane siteng, batek ngae umah tuara nyidayang.

In English:   If so, what's the use of you having hands, legs?

In Indonesian:   Badanmu kuat, hanya bikin rumah tidak bisa.

In Balinese:   Kalingan ke ngae umah dogen tuara bisa!

In English:   It's true you are too stupid animal.

In Indonesian:   Bikin rumah saja tidak mampu!

In Balinese:   Leluhur kaine nyidayang ngae kreteg di pasihe, mambahan ka Alengka Pura.

In English:   Yes, to make you notice, I am indeed a descendant of the monkey who has supernatural power, able to uproot the mountain.

In Indonesian:   Leluhurku sanggup membuat jembatan di laut yang mengalir ke Alengka.

In Balinese:   Nunden ngae gelang, bungkung teken kalung.

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In Balinese:   Apa ke hadiah ane lakar ngidaang ngae Ling liang sajan?

In English:   Is the prize that will make Ling so happy?

In Indonesian:   Apakah hadiah yang akan bisa membuat Ling sangat bergembira?

In Balinese:   Kacritayang jani, tatkala tengah lemeng para kakule mapupul nyangkepang unduk pacentokan nglawan I Kidang. “Cai ngae gara-gara gen, ngudiang I Kijang nemin.

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In Indonesian:   “Sudahlah, aku tak ada waktu meladeni tangtanganmu.

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:   Para anggota organisasi ini mengenakan seragam militer tetapi tidak seperti militer yang sudah diakui di Indonesia.

In Balinese:   Teked jumah dane dukuh ngaukin pianaknyane Luh Ayu Kantrungan, tur tundene ngae basa, sawireh lakar nampah I Kakua, anggon lawar.

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In Balinese:   Onyang anake ngelah mbok wiadin beli ane bisa ngae unduk-unduk ane tusing bisa laksanaanga.

In English:   Everybody has an older sister or brother who can do things they can't.

In Indonesian:   Semua orang punya kakak perempuan atau laki-laki yang bisa melakukan hal-hal yang tidak bisa dia lakukan.

In Balinese:   Apake uli munyin raksasa ane sedeng pedih, ngranaang langite macedar, utawi ulian ada geng montor di ambune ane ngae uyut?

In English:   Is it the roaring of the angry giant who lives in the sky that causes the heavens to rumble, or is it just the wild biker gang up in the clouds that makes all that noise?

In Indonesian:   Apakah berasal dari suara mengaum seorang raksasa di langit yang sedang marah sehingga langit menggelegar, atau disebabkan oleh geng motor di awan yang membuat keributan itu?

In Balinese:   Tugtug apa ane lakar gaena, nganggon pesawat sederana ngae jaja aji nyuh.

In English:   Join them on their latest adventure: using simple machines to make coconut barfi!

In Indonesian:   Ikuti petualangan mereka: memakai pesawat sederhana untuk membuat kue kelapa!

In Balinese:   Men Cubling lantas ngomong, “Ih Bojog makejang, tulungin ja icang ngae bangbang ane gede tur dalem, lakar tongos nanem bangkene Nang Cubling!” lantas bojoge makejang ngae bangbang gede tur dalem.

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In Balinese:   Ia lakar ngae pacentokan di pasangkepan banjare. “Nah jani ba, kal rincikang winayane.

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In Indonesian:   Setelah bayangan juru arah menghilang dari pandangan, Pan Balang Tamak punya ide gila.

In Balinese:   Somahe kal tunden ngae jaja iwel, buin mani kal giling cara tain cicing.

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In Indonesian:   Istrinya disuruh buat jajan iwel.

In Balinese:   Punapi?” “Peh, pas keras cai ngae pacentokan Pan Balang Tamak.

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In Indonesian:   Baiklah, saya tanyakan ke warga untuk memutuskan apakah sayembara ini digelar atau tidak.

In Balinese:   Mapan cai ngelah keneh ngae pacentokan, apa cai nyak ane nyalanang?” pitaken jero bendesa adat teken Pan Balang Tamak.

“Inggih, inggih jero bendesa adat.

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In Indonesian:   Saya akan memungut dan memakan tai anjing ini!”

Pan Balang Tamak benar-benar membuktikan tantangannya.

In Balinese:   Ia dot ngae tas ane liu.

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In Indonesian:   Ia ingin membuat tas yang banyak.

In Balinese:   Ngecet umah ento ngae atine liang!

In English:   Painting a house is fun!

In Indonesian:   Mengecat rumah itu menyenangkan!

In Balinese:   To ngudyang i raga di Bali tusing bani ngae yeh kupkupan misi sarwa bunga tur mantra pangarga tirta?

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  2. BASAbali software
  3. F. Eiseman, Proverbs. 1987
  4. BuAna Bali