wayah

wy;
  • grandfather
  • mature; not quite ripe; old
Andap
wayah
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

Padi kuning suba wayah.
[example 1]
Rice turns yellow when it is ripe.

Kacang suba wayah.
[example 2]
"Peanuts are already old". Sounds sort of like: Basang suba layah = Stomach is hungry. So, if you are hungry, you can say that peanuts are already old, and someone will know what you mean.

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Ia ngorta makatak wayah.
[example 3]
He talks like an old frog. (Proverb) ‘Wayah’ here means old, or hard, or rough skinned. An old frog is a toad. The word for toad is ‘dongkang’. A word that rhymes with ‘dongkang’ is ‘nongkang-nongkang’, meaning ‘jump and skip’. Thus a person is said to talk ‘nongkang-nongkang’ if he talks in a disconnected way, so that he cannot follow what he is saying.

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Mulih ke desane wayah.
[example 4]
Go home to the original (old) village. This is a euphemism for dying.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Nganti ka gumi wayah

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Ngengsap tuuhe kadehdeh tua

In Balinese:   Gumine jani ngangsan wayah, akeh pikobet lan bencane sane keadepin olih jadmane, idupe buka cangcang, ten dados makumpul sareng sawitra lan nyame braye.

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In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   ngancan wayah gumine ngancan ngendah,ne pidan ngelah ne jani tuara ngelah,i pidan merasa cara maca paling wayah ne jani macan ane pawah.

In English:   The longer the earth is getting more and more chaotic, those who used to have treasures now have nothing.

In Indonesian:   Semakin lama bumi semakin kacau, yang dulu mempunyai harta sekarang tidak mempunyai apa - apa.

In Balinese:   Yén suba ngancan wayah guminé, isin guminé nyangetang milu ngancan wayah.

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In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Yadiastun idupe benyah, sepatutnyane iraga jengah, tuutang kenehe ane wayah, sakadi pawarah ring basa Indonesia iragane inggih punika masa depan anak kita masih cerah, jangan pernah menyerah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Punika durung amunapi ngae bayu kesyor-kesyor, sawetara sasih Maret-April akeh orti ring TV, koran, lan social media maosang indik gering agung Covid-19, uling indike pasien sane positif, anake sane sungkan rahat ulian panyakit puniki, akeh pasien mawali ke tanah wayah, nyantos orti kaluwarga ring dura negara sane mawali ke Bali nenten katerima olih masyarakat.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Jani gumine sube wayah.

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In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Makudang jatma sampun mulih ke gumi wayah.

In English:   Too many human has passed away.

In Indonesian:   Entah berapa nyawa sudah pergi kepada Tuhan.

In Balinese:   Yén suba ngancan wayah guminé, isin guminé nyangetang milu ngancan wayah.

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In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Jeg mekejang boye mekejang tidong, ne pelih to pelih asane, men kujang men gumi sube wayah, mirib ane ene adanina jaman kali kading tetua pidan, jaman now ne mirib jaman kali.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Ring perkembangan aabe mangkin, gumine ngangsan wayah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Adane gen layah, mula wayah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Para rerama masih maan galah nuturin panak-panakné indik manis pait idupé ané suba taén karasa, apanga panak-panakné ngelah bekel nuju tuuh ané wayah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Para rerama masih maan galah nuturin panak-panakne indik manis pait idupe ane suba taen karasa, apanga panak-panakne ngelah bekel nuju tuuh ané wayah.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Semua orang bekerja dari rumah, para siswa belajar dari rumah, dan melakukan aktivitas sembahyang pun dari rumah.

In Balinese:   Don selasawi punika nyabran awuku alap e tur adole ka peken, yening jae lan kunyit punika nyantos ia wayah, wawu mresidayang ngadol tur ngamolihan jinah, yening don selasawi punika nyanbran awuku sampun ngemolihan jinah yening adol ka peken.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Gumi sane ngancan wayah tur ngancan benyah.

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In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Kakawian marupa puisi

Ganda Sari (1973, sareng Made Sanggra) Joged Bumbung (1975) Pantai (1978) Mara-mara (1994) Tiang (1995) Kalangen ring Batur SAB (Singgah di Bencingah Wayah) (2000) Puputan Badung (2000) Niti Titi Puttaparthi (2000) Suung Luung (2003) Tiang (2004) Yen (2004) Nyongkok di Bucu (2006) Kuuk (2006) Kabar-kabar Surat Kabar (2006) Swara Cakra Kurushetra (2006) Puisi ring majalah Canang Sari No. 24 minakadi Topeng Keras, Ada Sinar Galang, Setata Megonjakan ring Angin, Ampurayang Titiang dan Manahe Mabesikan (2006) Gerip Maurip Gridip Makedip

Ngintip

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Pandemi ne mangkin sekadi grubug sane wayah, tusing ada anak ane nawang lakar wenten pandemi puniki.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Jani liu urug tanah

Mulih ka gumi wayah Krana tamiu tusing ngenah Gobané tusing wayah Nanging tekané ngéndah Mémé tusing ngundang tamiu mai Nanging tamiuné teka pedidi Teka mai ngaé pianak mémé mati Matiné akatih tusing dadi Ané dadi matiné apang magenti Mémé ngeling pedih Pianak mémé makejang mulih

Nyén jani pelih?

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In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Lebian ampah tuara ngresep gumi wayah

Lebian punyah ngae pikenoh bah Lebian campah mamunyi tawah-tawah Ahhh

Nandan jengah pamuputne mulih ka gumi wayah

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In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Titiang sampun nyukserang raga

Titiang werih Uripe ngangsan wayah

Corona ngawinang samian pelih tetujon

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Yaning ragane naenin nganggen GPS ritatkala nelusurin margi, Lontar Putru Saji Tarpana taler pinaka petunjuk margi antuk sang atmane sane jagi ngawit pamargi nuju gumi wayah.

In English:   The death ceremony can only help the spirit journey to reach Yamaloka's court, but it cannot erase his bad deeds during life.

In Indonesian:   Petunjuk jalan ini berisi juga bekal yang harus diberikan oleh roh itu kepada makhluk-makhluk astral yang ditemuinya.

In Balinese:   Sakancan eteh-eteh, ajengan lan toya sane kaaturang ring sang sane seda matetujon mangda sang atma ngamolihang angga sarira sane anyar ring loka sane wayah, kewanten nenten ngapus dosan ipun.

In English:   Yamaloka is the gate of the court of spirit, where every deed will be weighed according to the provisions of the Dharma law.

In Indonesian:   Yamaloka adalah gerbang pengadilan bagi roh, di mana setiap perbuatannya akan ditimbang sesuai dengan ketentuan hukum Dharma.

In Balinese:   Pemuput nyane kawentenang pertempuran wayah ring pinanggal 15 SEPTEMBER 1906 ring Desa Sanur.

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In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Apabuin gumi suba canggih cara jani, Fb, Ig, Line, Wa, miwah ané lenan, megenapan endah adanné, nyanget-nyangetang wayah tutur anaké ditu.

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In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Anggapan Niki terbukti ring keluarga titiang, meme tyang maduwe panak telu lan maketelu Luh mekonyangan keluarga titiang mengharapkan meme titiang beling buin di umur sane sampun wayah nanging, meme titiang menegaskan bahwa panak Luh lan Muani patuh.

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  1. Fred Eiseman "How Balinese People Express Ideas" 2010
  2. F. Eiseman, Proverbs. 1987
  3. F. Eiseman, Proverbs. 1987
  4. Fred Eiseman Jr - Proverbs, 1987