Ngaku

  • to lay claim, confess
Andap
ngaku
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

Tusing tuah kabagusan ane anggona modal nglemesin anak luh ento. Buka ngitukang layah tan patulang, I Made Lana masih wanen mogbog, ngaku konden ngelah kurenan.
[example 1]
Not just his good looking that he used to seduce the woman. As twisting a spineless tongue, Made Lana was also telling a lie that he did not have a wife.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Cutetne cai apang ngidih pelih tur ngaku kalah nglawan Kidang,” keto kelian kakule pedih bangras.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Tunjukkan kesaktianmu, lawanlah aku si Kijang yang tangguh!” sahut si Kijang dengan ketus.

In Balinese:   Icang jejeh disubane ngaku dadi raja juk polisi.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   binatang bernyali kecil, ayo lawan aku.

In Balinese:   Sakewala ane jani, solah jadmane nyansan soleh sawireh disubane ada negara Indonesia, buin ada ane makeneh nyujukang kadaton, ngaku ririh tur pradnyan muah ngedengang kuasa.

In English:   Furthermore, if we re-read the historical books of Indonesia, the warriors prepared themselves with weapon of knowledge and sharp bamboo to prevent Indonesia from invaders attack.

In Indonesian:   Akan tetapi, pada zaman sekarang perilaku manusia menjadi tidak wajar karena disaat negara indonesia telah berdiri, ada lagi keinginan orang untuk mendirikan suatu kerajaan baru, serta menganggap dirinya pandai dan berkuasa.

In Balinese:   Di Bandung, Jawa Barat masi ada organisasi ngaku kuasa ngisi kadaton Jawa Barate ane madan Sunda Empire-Empire Earth.

In English:   Furthermore, if we re-read the historical books of Indonesia, the warriors prepared themselves with weapon of knowledge and sharp bamboo to prevent Indonesia from invaders attack.

In Indonesian:   Akan tetapi, pada zaman sekarang perilaku manusia menjadi tidak wajar karena disaat negara indonesia telah berdiri, ada lagi keinginan orang untuk mendirikan suatu kerajaan baru, serta menganggap dirinya pandai dan berkuasa.

In Balinese:   Dening keto, ngomong jani Sang Muun, “Ih, Sang Lanjana, awake jani suba ngaku kalah.

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In Indonesian:  
  1. Fred Eiseman