Kembang

  • refers to something that swells up (krupuk, beans when soaked) but does not get soft and break apart (vs. empuk = becomes softer when swells)
  • open up (flower)
  • offering shredded pandanus, usually pandan harum, used as topping of canang
Media
kembang
Kasar
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Halus
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Northern Form
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Usage Examples

Ngeet don pandan harum lakar anggo kembang rampe. Yen di Klungkung, kembang rampe ento madan samsam.
[example 1]
Cutting pandanus leaf to make kembang rampe (shredded pandanus leaf) to be added to a canang (type of small offering). In Klungkung, kembang rampe is known as samsam.

  1. vidio: Wayan Sudiarsa, teks: Made Suar-Timuhun