Wayah

wy;
  • grandfather
  • mature; not quite ripe; old
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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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⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Dictionary


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

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In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Sanggra lan Sanggri

Ni Wayan Sanggri Dados rabi ring puri Jero Kawan Beringkit Dados Jero Sandat Biung Gusti Bagus I Gusti Bagus Dherana Pensiunan BPD Bali

Tujuh Belas Agustus Dua Ribu Sepuluh Palebon ring setra Setra Puri Gede Belayu

I Made Sanggra Mapungkusan Nang Mundri Meparab Pekak Sibak Meparab Pekak Tile Meparab Kumpi Kevin

Pratisentana Pasek Gelgel Pratisentana parekan geriya Geriya Gede Belayu

Dua Puluh Dua Mei Dua Ribu Delapan Belas Anggara Paing Wuku Sungsang Kageseng ring Setra Jebaud Kapuput Ratu Surya Geriya Gede Belayu Kaanyut ring Dam Tungkub Ngaben mekingsan ring geni

Kaateh antuk: Pianak lan mantu Cucu lan kumpi Semeton puri Semeton banjar Beraya lan wargi

Mejalan,mejalan lan mejalan Mejalan nuju umah wayah Mejalan sampunan kipak-kipek Mejalan sampunan tolah-tolih Mejalan leser-lempeng Nuju sunia loka Kaluwarga ngrastitiyang

Jeron Mangku Beji

22.05.18

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In Indonesian:  
  1. Fred Eiseman "How Balinese People Express Ideas" 2010
  2. F. Eiseman, Proverbs. 1987
  3. F. Eiseman, Proverbs. 1987