Ngalih

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  • look for something in its expected place
  • (often implies looking for and then getting)
  • look for something or someone
Andap
ngalih
Kasar
ngalih
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

Ngalih padang.
Look for and get grass for cows.

Guna: Aji kuda jani yen sampine ba kanti payu to, Pak?

Ketut: Paling liu ji..kutus. Guna: Mm, kutus..apa ne, Pak? Ketut: Kutus juta. Guna: Kutus juta. Dija biasane Pak ngadep? Ada kenene? Ketut: Ada manten ngalih..sodagar. Guna: Mm sodagare to ne ngalih sampin Pak, kenten?

Ketut: Nggih.
No translation exists for this example.

Adi: Nak ngudiang wenten pameran drika, Bli? Yoga: Nak anggonan ngalih dana lakar sumbangin dipanti asuhan ento.
[example 1]
Adi: What's the occasion for the exhibition, Brother? Yoga: The exhibition is used to raise funds for the children at that orphanage.

PROVERB: Ngalih balang, ngaba alutan.
[example 2]
Get grashoppers, bring fire. I.e. You do not collect them, but you eat them on the spot, meaning that you spend income as fast as you get it.

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Lelipi ngalih gegitik.
[example 3]
A snake that looks for a hammer. [proverb] This is said of a thief that is finally caught. Someone who does a bad thing, for example steals, often blames the bad deed on someone else. Hence he is a snake. But, in so doing, since he himself is involved, he is, in effect, sealing his own fate, because he will eventually be caught in the deception.

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Ngalih gae malu; suba ngelah ngae gegem, mara nganten.
[example 4]
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.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Nangingke ia ngalih daya, apanga gegaene aluhan.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Marasa keweh ngalih mamahan, pesu kenehne ngemaling.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Sungguh berbeda dengan khayalannya.

In Balinese:   Raris Ida Sang Prabhu ngandika, ” Ih memen cening, yen mula saja buka atur men ceninge, lautang kema tunden ia tangkil ka puri apang tawang gelah!” Sesampune wenten renteh wacanan Ida Sang Prabhu,’I Dagang nasi jek ngenggalang ngalih I Cupak teken I Grantang.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Ditu lantas I Cupak morahang teken adine. “Adi…adi Grantang mareren malu, kola kenyel tur bedak pesan, kola lakar ngalih yeh ditu di telagane. “Kasautin laut pamunyin Beline teken I Grantang, “Eda beli ditu ngalih yeh, ento anak yeh encehne I Benaru tusing dadi inem, beli, “Ningeh munyin adine keto I Cupak makesiab ngatabtab muane putih lemlem.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Kewala ngidih olas kola teken adi, tegul kola dini adi! ” Bincuh I Grantang ngalih tali anggona negul I Cupak.

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In Balinese:   Dadi tundung bapa adin kolane, dija jani alih kola adin kolane …anak kola …anak … anak kola ane mayus magae, ngudiang adin kolane tundung bapa?” Ningeh munyin I Cupake keto dadi engsek memen bapane, merasa teken dewek pelih. “Jani kola lakar ngalih adin kolane, lakar abang kola takilan!” Masepan-sepan memene ngaenang I Cupak takilan.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Ene kola ngaba takilan, jalan gagah ajak dadua. “I Cupak lantas nunden adine ngalih yeh, “Kema adi ngalih yeh, kola nongosin takilane dini. “Nyrucut I Grantang ngalih yeh.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Bes makelo Adi ngalih yeh kanti takilane bakat kalain pules.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   tulungin Panca ngalih Bonta. . .!

In English:   help Panca look for Bonta. . !

In Indonesian:   bantu Panca mencari Bonta. . .!

In Balinese:   Jalan tututin pajalanne I Koni lakar ngalih!

In English:   Let's follow Koni's adventure to find it!

In Indonesian:   Yuk ikuti petualangan Koni untuk menemukannya!

In Balinese:   Wireh jani masan panes tamis lakar nyat tlagane dini, ento makrana beli mulih ngalih tongos melah,” keto munyine i angsa.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Abang dan Ni Cakranggi akan menggigit di kedua ujung ranting pohon ini.

In Balinese:   Cendek tiang milu nutug beli ngalih tongose ane madan melah.”

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Kura-kura betina bernama Ni Kecapa dan yang jantan bernama Durbudi.

In Balinese:   Gamange kali jani sedeng bangun tur ngalih mamahan.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Makejang ngalih tongos melah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Ajaka patpat cumpu makisid, ngalih tongos ane lenan.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Gamange kali jani sedeng bangun tur ngalih mamahan.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Tunda dulu pergi mancing, hari masih siang bolong.

In Balinese:   Makejang ngalih tongos melah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Wayan Sereg, Made Kunci, Komang Segel, dan Ketut Gili berlomba pasang umpan.

In Balinese:   Ajaka patpat cumpu makisid, ngalih tongos ane lenan.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Bukit Buung tempat yang dituju.

In Balinese:   Apake ragane nyidaang nulungin ngalih Goma?

In English:   Can you help the puppy find her best friend Goma?

In Indonesian:   Apakah kalian dapat membantu sang anjing menemukan Goma?

In Balinese:   “Icang ngalih merin icange.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Apa kalih dini, Pan Meri?” keto omongne I gede selem.

“Icang ngalih merin icange.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   sosok besar hitam itu mendekati Pan Meri.

“Sudah petang kenapa masih juga kesana kemari?

In Balinese:   Ningeh munyin I Kedis Gadangan, I Gajah kedropon melaib kema ngalih yeh baan keliwat bedakne.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Mendengar siulan burung Gadangan, pastilah gajah mengira di tempat itu ada sumber air.

In Balinese:   Niki wantah silih sinunggil kakawian dané sané marupa satua cutet mamurda “Ngalih Sampi Galang Bulan” sané kaambil saking cakepan “Smara Réka.”

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Pada 2016 ia mendapat hadiah Sastra Rancage atas jasa-jasanya dalam melestarikan dan mengembangkan sastra Bali Modern.

In Balinese:   Awake lakar ngalih bakal basa akejep.” Ngarod I Ketimun Mas ngeling, di tengah grobage mateteh lesung.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Nyak ngalih I Ketimun Mas?

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   I Lutung sedek masayuban di beten kayune, saget dingeha I Kekua nyesel iba, kene munyine, " Beh, kene lacure, masan ujan-ujan keweh pesan ngalih amah, yen makelo kene, sing buungan deweke lakar mati".

In English:  

In Indonesian:   I Lutung sedang bersantai dibawah pohon kayu, seketika di dengar berkeluh kesah, begini ucapannya "Hm, begini miskinnya hidup, musim hujan sangat sulit mencari makanan, kalau terus seperti ini, tidak batal untuk mati".

In Balinese:   Dadi tusing pesan kone ia taen maan kedis, wireh tusing ada kedis ngalih amah krana padine mara ngandeg beling, tonden pesu buah.

In English:   So he did not get any birds at all, considering that there were no birds looking for food because his paddy just had the ovary, the fruit had not come out yet.

In Indonesian:   Jadi ia katanya sama sekali tidak mendapatkan burung, mengingat tidak ada burung yang mencari makan karena padinya baru membentuk bakal buah, belum keluar buah.

In Balinese:   Sedek dina anune, I Sangsiah cagcag-cigcig ngalih padang, ambengan, muah don kayu ane tuh.

In English:   One day, the bird was busy going here and there looking for grass, reeds (imperata cylindrica raeusch), and dried leaves.

In Indonesian:   Pada suatu hari, si burung manyar sibuk ke sana ke mari mencari rumput, alang-alang (imperata cylindrica raeusch), serta dedaunan kering.

In Balinese:   Sawai-wai I Siap Selem ngalih amah nganti ke dauh pangkunge.

In English:   Every day black chickens forage to the west of the ravine.

In Indonesian:   Setiap hari ayam hitam mencari makan di sebelah barat jurang.

In Balinese:   Sedek dina anu I Tiwas luas ka alase, krasak krosok ngalih saang.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Saget teka sang kidang tur ngomong, “Ih Tiwas, apa kaalih ditu?” Masaut I Tiwas tur nasarin pesan, “Tiang ngalih saang teken paku.” “Lakar anggon apa ngalih paku?” Masaut I Tiwas, “Lakar anggon tiang jukut.” “Ih Tiwas, lamun nyai nyak nyeluk jit nirane, ditu ada pabaang nira teken nyai!” Ditu lantas seluka jit kidange.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Maninne I Sugih ka umahne I Tiwas matakon, “Ih Tiwas, dije nyai maan slake liu?” Masaut I Tiwas, “Kene mbok, ibi tiang ka alase ngalih lakar jukut.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Sai-sai I Tiwas ka alase ngalih saang lakar adepa ka peken.

In English:   Every day I Tiwas went to the forest looking for firewood for sale to the market.

In Indonesian:   Setiap hari I Tiwas ke hutan mencari kayu bakar untuk dijual ke pasar.

In Balinese:   Ditu ia krasak-krosok ngalih saang teken paku.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Suud ngomong keto I Sampi magedi ngalih tongos lenan. “Cai buron gilik, kajet cepok pastika ulung ka jurange.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Semuanya terdiam, tidak ada yang berani bersuara.

In Balinese:   Ia luas ka alase, ngalih amah-amahan ane nguda-nguda.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Dia pergi ke hutan untuk mencari makanan.

In Balinese:   Keto masi yen suba ngortaang Sang Kala Mertyu mapas imanusa, jeg prajani ngalih tongos mengkeb engsap tekening kadarman.

In English:   They fought against them even they need to sacrifice their life in battle-field.

In Indonesian:   Apakah yang menyebabkan demikian?

In Balinese:   Suud ngrangkéng I Penyu, Gurun Iluh éncol ngalih kulit bantal lan kulit biu kuning manut pangidih I Penyu tekéning ragané.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Setelah itu dia bergegas mencari kulit daun pisang kuning dan kulit bantal sesuai permintaan penyu kepadanya.

In Balinese:   Icang kéweh ngalih amah-amahan di sisi, masan panes nyentak buka kéné entik-entikanné tuara mabuah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Apalagi sangat disayang hingga dibuatkan boreh dan saat makan disuapi oleh Luh Ayu Manik. “Penyu sahabatku.

In Balinese:   Nanging satonden ragane nyumuin mamaca buku ane nglilayang ene anggon ngalih pasautne, tegarang orahang teken tiang: Apa ngranayang ragane makeneh langite mawarna pelung?

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Tetapi sebelum kalian mulai membaca buku yang menyenangkan ini untuk mencari tahu, coba beri tahu kami: mengapa kalian berpikir bahwa langit berwarna biru?

In Balinese:   Dening sampun lami pisan Aji, titiang tan pisan naanin mapanggih sareng sameton, nika mawinan titiang nunasang mangda sueca ugi maicain titiang lunga ka tanah Bali jaga ngrereh sameton titiange sami.” Beh, mara keto kone aturne I naga Basukih, dadi di gelis Ida Betara Guru ngandika, “Uduh nanak Bagus, nah yan dadi baan Aji sampunang ja I Nanak lunga ka Bali buate lakar ngalih pasemetonan I Dewane.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Buina yan lakar I Nanak ngalih gumi Baline, pajalane ngliwat pasih.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Payu ngrengkeng I Naga Basukih, kene kone krengkenganne I Naga Basukih, “Beh bes sanget baana I Aji melog-melog deweke, suba seken gumi Baline amul taluhe dadi mahanga lakar keweh kone deweke ngalih sameton di gumi Bali.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Dina anu, Sophy makeber ngejoh uli timpal-timpalne ngalih bunga tangi ane tawah di muncuk punyan kayune lan ia kena baya.

In English:   One day, Sophy flies away from her group to seek a mysterious purple flower at the top of the tree and quickly runs into danger.

In Indonesian:   Suatu hari, Sophy terbang jauh dari kawanannya untuk mencari bunga ungu misterius di pucuk pohon dan tiba-tiba menemukan bahaya.

In Balinese:   Ngancan keweh ngalih mamahan, I kedis cangak jani mamerag.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Sasukat aluh ngalih mamahan, enggal buin bayune seger oger.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Ebe di telagane masih eran kerana ada abulan pitung dina I cangak tusing taen ngenah ngalih mamahan ka telagane.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   I Yuyu ngancan cenidra kerana jani I Kedis Cangak ane tua, uling semune masem cara buin egar binar sasukat ngeberang ebene ngalih tongos telaga ane lenan. “Beh, mirib I kedis cangak nyalanang daya corah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Ditu lantas I cangak ngeka daya apang nyidang ngalih mamahan.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Kai sing saja mapitulung, kai ngeka daya apang nyidang aluh ngalih mamahan.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   “Kal makelo sing ngenah kak, kija gen ngalih mamahan?

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Yen cai nyak, pekak lakar ngeberang cai makejang ngalih telaga melah.”

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Ulian liu ada ebe ento ngawinang I Kedis Cangak sabilang wai ka telagane ngalih mamahan.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Kai tusing bisa ngidkid apabuin madharma wacana, ene winaya apang aluh kai ngalih mamahan.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Jengah pesan ia nepukin ada kedis gede, bareng ngalih amah sig tongos kedise cerik-cerik.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Sangat jengkel ia melihat ada burung besar, ikut mencari makan di tempat burung- burung kecil.

In Balinese:   Tumben tepukin tiang dini, bareng ngalih amah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Tumben saya lihat di sini, ikut mencari makan.

In Balinese:   Ditu liu kedise mapunduh-punduh ngalih amah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Di sana banyak burung berkumpul mencari makan.

In Balinese:   Sedeng itepa kedise cerik-cerik ngalih amah, saget ada kedis gede pesan teka uli delod pasih.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Sedang asyiknya burung- burung kecil mencari makan, tiba- tiba ada burung besar datang dari selatan pantai.

In Balinese:   Ditu ia bareng ngalih amah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Di sana ia ikut mencari makan.

In Balinese:   Mabudi mulih ka desa ngalih yeh, bes joh.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Ngalih memene di tengah sagarane@GunaBasaBaliWiki

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In Indonesian:  
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