Nyilem

  • sink, submerge, dive
Andap
nyilem
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

Nyilem sambilang naar yehe.
Literally: Dive and drink water at the same time; meaning to do two things at once; kill two birds with one stone.

Ngajahin buaya nyilem.
[example 1]
Train a crocodile to dive. [proverb] Said of a person who wants to get married and who has been going with a girl for a long time. He knows what to do, so he should go ahead and do it. He doesn’t have to be told.

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  1. F. Eiseman - PROVERBS, 1987