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Dalange

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dalange
Root
Other forms of "dalang"
Definitions
  • shadow puppet player (a / the) en
Translation in English
shadow puppet player (a / the)
Translation in Indonesian
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Mider
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Alus sor
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Sentences Example
Balinese
Buka dalange nyiatang wayang.
English
[proverb] Like a dalang fighting in a wayang performance. This refers to the fact that a “dalang” [shadow puppet player] can make whichever side he wishes win the fight, since he is doing the manipulating. The expression is used to refer to a person who asks a question and then answers it. Or it is used when someone says one thing to one person and another thing to someone else. It is said about a person who changes his speech depending upon the situation.
Indonesian
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[[Word example text en::[proverb] Like a dalang fighting in a wayang performance. This refers to the fact that a “dalang” [shadow puppet player] can make whichever side he wishes win the fight, since he is doing the manipulating. The expression is used to refer to a person who asks a question and then answers it. Or it is used when someone says one thing to one person and another thing to someone else. It is said about a person who changes his speech depending upon the situation.| ]]
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