Ngae

  • to do or make
  • work
  • underdog (cock fight term)
  • to build
Media
ngae
Kasar
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Halus
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Northern Form
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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 Dictionary


In Balinese:   Prajani Luh Ayu Manik inget teken solah I Wayan ajak I Made ane ngentungang luu sisan ngae ogoh-ogoh ke tlabahe tuni semengan

In English:   Instantly Luh Ayu Manik remembered I Wayan's behavior with and I Made who liked to throw away the trash when making ogoh-ogoh into the river this morning.

In Indonesian:   Seketika Luh Ayu Manik ingat dengan perbuatan I Wayan dan I Made yang membuang sampah sisa saat membuat ogoh-ogoh ke sungai tadi pagi.

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

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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:   Awak ibané 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:   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:   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 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!
  1. Kolom ‘Bungklang Bungkling’, ‘Uled’, di harian Bali Post, Minggu, 24 April 2011, oleh I Wayan Juniartha. Diterjemahkan oleh Putu Semiada
  2. BASAbali software
  3. F. Eiseman, Proverbs. 1987
  4. BuAna Bali