- in the middle; on the inside
Bali dataran dialect
Bali aga dialect
Lunyig-lunyigan tain jaran tengahne pesak.[example 1]
(proverb) Horse manure that is as shiny looking as possible is rough inside. Used with reference to a person who has nice characteristics, behavior, or looks outside, but who behaves badly.
⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library
In Balinese: Ada bangbang linggah di tengahne bek kapacekin tumbak, taji, kadutan ane lanying tur mangan.
- Fred Eiseman Jr - Proverbs, 1987