Nawang

  • know the name of something, but not its shape (what it looks like or is)
  • derogatory expression about someone with little knowledge
Media
nawang; nahuwang
Kasar
nawang
Halus
huning; tawang
Northern Form
Unknown [edit]

Usage Examples

Tusing nawang kangin kauhe.
Literally: Doesn't know east from west; said about someone who is not very smart.

Sing nawang kangin-kauh.
He doesn't know the direction.

Sari nawang apa artin yoga lan semadi ento?
[example 1]
Sari, do you know the meaning of yoga and meditation?

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