Seken

s)k)n/
  • lean one's hand or elbow to apply pressure
  • for sure, true, confirmed, unambiguous, clear (Andap) (Adjective)
  • serious (stronger than tulus) (Andap) (Adverb)
Andap
seken
Kasar
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Alus sor
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Alus mider
jati; janten
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

"Yening ngalih kurenan, alih ane seken sayang teken Ayu" keto i meme nutur sambilanga nyakan di paon.
"If you are looking for a husband, look for someone who truly loves you (Ayu)", mother gave her advice while cooking in the kitchen.

Tiang taen nakonang suksman sasolahan magulu (w)angsul apang ada kakedekan. Tiang pelih ngae kategori. Ento (magulu wangsul) tusing ada artine, nanging tuah buat kualitas, kabisan lan tata cara nyolahang. Sasolahanne harus tekek lan seken.
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I once asked what the meaning (arti) was of the dance movement, magulu (w)angsul, to be met with gales of laughter. I had made a category mistake. It had no meaning, but was a matter of quality, skill and delivery. The movement should be 'tekek' (firm, precise) and 'seken' (clear, definite).

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Yen beli seken tresna teken tiang, buktiang.
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⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Yen pineh-pinehang sami pekaryan nika becik, ne penting iraga seleg lan seken.

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In Balinese:   Dumadak kabrebehan covid19 énggal ilang apang raméné seken ramé.

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In Balinese:   Icang mase masemaya ngemaang temon-temon, nyen ja nyidaang nulungin kal bang hadiah.”

Seken munyin caine to?” patakon I Kedis Cangak ane ngancan precaya. “Sumpah, icang bani gondong pitu likur.

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In Indonesian:   Aku hanya bisa memberi petunjuk,” jawab Lembu. “Katakanlah, petunjuk apa itu, Lembu?” kata Serigala penuh harap.

“Mintalah bantuan kepada bangau!

In Balinese:   Dumogi paduka betari asung kerta wara nugraha ring pinunas titiang.”

“Ba seken pinunas caine ento?

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In Indonesian:   Wajahnya seram, suaranya menggelegar.

“Wahai anjing, untuk apa kau datang kemari.

In Balinese:   Kacerikane ane marasa tusing ngelah panawang nyumingkin sengka, yan sanget karesepang kajerihin tuah munyin I Buta Mangigel ane mangoda nanging yan pucingin katakutin seken panikan Widi.

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In Balinese:   Om Swastyastu Inggih wastan tiang Bumi saking Sukawati, lengkapne Ni Kadek Bumi Krismentari akeh sane nenten percaya teken wastan tiange nanging nak mula seken wastan tiange sekadi puniki, baange ajak I bapa pidan pas lekad di gumi sane krisismoneter, dadine Bumi Krismentari.

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In Balinese:   Mule seken ngaenang uyang kenehe, yen pikiran adi to bakat pikir.

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In Balinese:   Sube jelas krna bilang malam minggu tusing taen ketemu , pateh sekadi lagu baline tusing ketemu ngae hati paling sepi kerasayang, sebet seken sebet, tusing je ketemu sareng tunangan , katemu sareng timpal timpal masih tusing taen, corona ne masi ngae hubungan ajak nyama sane joh pegat, pegat seken seken pegat, pegat dalam artian tusing nyidang bareng bareng, yadiastun nyidang katemu lewat video call nanging rasane beda, pedih lamun kacritayang nanging lamun simpen di hati masi ngae hati sesek , serba salah hidupe jani.

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In Balinese:   Yen ortayang Seken seken tusing tahan teken virus corona , virus ne ngaenang masyarakat bali nenten wenten kehidupan, pariwisata tutup, pendidikan tusing teratur , ekonomi tuun drastis , napi malih sane biasa hidup ulian pariwisata, engkenang men jani?

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In Balinese:   Mangda corona seken- seken ilang saking gumi niki.

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In Balinese:   Yén énto bakat tuturang sebet pesan kenehé, nanging énto tusing dadi seselin, mula amoné iraga dadi jelema, jele melah suba seken ada.

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In Balinese:   Yén énto bakat tuturang sebet pesan kenehé, nanging énto tusing dadi seselin, mula amoné iraga dadi jelema, jele melah suba seken ada.

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In Balinese:   Yén énto bakat tuturang sebet pesan kenehé, nanging énto tusing dadi seselin, mula amoné iraga dadi jelema, jele melah suba seken ada.

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In Balinese:   Kabiasaan punika ngae titiang ngerasayang sane madan seken waneh, pas titiang mukak twitter wenten info lomba curhat maan adiah, buina gratis, wih..

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In Balinese:   Titiang seken merasa tangkejut, durung merasa siap antuk parubahan sane seken-seken nadak.

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In Balinese:   Nanging I Botol matempo pacang ngidih tetimbang tekening beburon lenan.

“He Sampi,” keto makadadua nyapa I Sampi ane sedeng ngilag padang. “Bang ja icang ajak dadua pamutus ane adil,” pangidih I Samong tekening I Sampi disubane nyritayang unduke.

“Mbooooo....!” saut I Sampi. “Ba seken manusane sing ngelah pangrasa.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Dari pagi sampai tengah hari aku dipaksa membajak sawah.

In Balinese:   Apang cai seken nawang, kai maadan I Kidang, kai raja dini.

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In Balinese:   Mulan seken gumine lakar kene ane madan corona, suba kudang bulan tiang ngaden apang tusing mai melali virusé to, ané jani mare tawang kekene rasane idupé enderin corona sebilang wai.

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In Balinese:   Yan di manyama tugelan suba seken mulané iraga saling kébék, maiyegan, bisa-bisa mapuikan ngewai ulian ada dogén pakerahanga.

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In Balinese:   Corona ento mule seken penyakit ane sanget ngae iraga takut, sane teka nadak ngae makejang jejeh, ngalih gaen keweh ulian sing dadi makumpul-kumpul.

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In Balinese:   Depang icang ngantinin iba dini!”

Seken keneh cainé ngentinin icang dini?” “Saja, icang suba uling tuni nanggehang bedak layah!”

“Kéwala janji nah, da padidian cai nelahang amah-amahanné.

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In Indonesian:   Jika aku boleh memohon, izinkan aku menggantikanmu di sini.

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.

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In Balinese:   Kacerikane ane marasa tusing ngelah panawang nyumingkin sengka, yan sanget karesepang kajerihin tuah munyin I Buta Mangigel ane mangoda nanging yan pucingin katakutin seken panikan Widi.

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  1. Mark Hobart, Beyond Words Some thoughts about how Balinese argue For a symposium on How Indonesians Argue, 3-5th. July 2015: Research Gate.