- lantern with coconut oil, with cloth wick in a shallow dish
Buka damare kuangan, lengis ngerieke.
Jani suba langah anake ngnggon damar. Ane madan damar liu gati pah-pahanne.Mangkin yen listrike mati, langah anake ngenjit damar, liunan pada ngenjit lilin.
Like a lantern getting weaker, it runs out of oil, referring to an old person who was once active, but who is now weak.
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