Selem

s)l)m/
  • black
  • lick (a dog's)
Media
selem
Kasar
Unknown [edit]
Halus
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Northern Form
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Usage Examples

Cang madan I Wayan Selamet. E..asal Banjar Selat Tengah. E..geginane sesai nyait, e..maubuhan kucit. Cang ngelah panak abesik, masuk SMP, di Songlandak, Satu Atap 1 Susut. E..geginan kurenan cang e ngukir bias selem.
[example 1]
My name is Ni Wayan Selamet .. er .. I'm from Banjar Selat Tengah .. er .. My day to day activities are sewing and .. er .. raising young pigs. I have one child .. in Junior High School in Songlandak, Satu Asap 1 Susut. My husband makes black sand carvings.

Selem-seleman jukut undise rasane bangkit.
[example 2]
A black undis vegetable has a balanced taste. [proverb] Undis is a sort of bean that has a black color and is bitter, but very delicious to eat. The meaning is that, although something may be black on the outside, inside it may be very good. Balinese consider black color to be very bad for people, food, etc.

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Kija mapenganggo makejang selem ne Yan?
[example 3]
No translation exists for this example.

  1. Ni Wayan Selamet, Banjar Selat Tengah, Putu Eka Guna Yasa
  2. F. Eiseman, Proverbs. 1987
  3. balqkomik01 , Urip Adi