Uyah

  • salt
  • in Bali salt is made from the sea and may be somewhat bitter or gritty, depending upon the quality
  • it is almost always more coarse than the salt available in the West and may clump in Bali's humid climate
  • cloth
Entry word
uyah
Andap
uyah
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

Ngentungan uyah ke pasih.
Literally: Like throwing salt into the sea; refers to giving money to someone who is already rich, or to telling something to someone who already knows about it.

Dadi masih goreng sambel matahe campurin aji sera. Eda ngengsap ngisinin uyah, Beli.
[example 1]
You could fry the sauce and then you add the shrimp paste. Don’t forget to add some salt, Brother.

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Jukutne kuangan uyah.
[example 2]
These vegetables need more salt.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Uyah sing dadi lebih apang tusing hiperténsi, gula masih sing dadi lebih apang tusing kencing manis.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Tidak memikirkan apa-apa, hanya makan dan rekreasi.”

Saat malam tiba, si anjing ke Pura Dalem untuk memohon menjadi putra mahkota kerajaan. “Kau kira gampang jadi pangeran?”

“Pastilah gampang paduka Dewi Durga.
  1. BASAbali software
  2. Nina at Livit