• rough white cloth, usually inexpensive, used for wrapping things of ceremonial significance in ceremonies
  • muslin, month
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Usage Examples

Apa tamiu satak maka satak maudeng kasa? Lalang, ambengan mabunga.
[example 1]
What is the guest that , 200 by 200, has an udeng of white cloth? Long grass that has white flowers.

Makasa tebelan.
[example 2]
Wearing thicker rough cloth.


“Kasa” is a rough cloth. Thick “kasa” is called “blacu”. “Blacu” has two meanings: a sack cloth, and, mixed up, generally being restricted to a bad or negative feeling. Something is “blacu” if it is not the way it is supposed to be. It refers to something out of order, or a confusion of some sort.

  1. Fred Eiseman Jr - Proverbs, 1987
  2. F. Eiseman, Proverbs. 1987