- strong fence
- living fence
Pageh ngamah punyan-punyanan.
Literally: a fence that eats the plants it is meant to protect. I.e., someone who harms or injures someone under his protection.
Apa pageh anake tepuk, pageh iragane tuara tepuk? Gigi.[example 1]
What is a fence that, if your own, cannot be seen, but if belonging to someone else can be seen? Teeth. [riddle]
- F. Eiseman - PROVERBS, 1987