Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of yidaki in English:
noun (plural same or yidakis)
A didgeridoo, typically one made by an Australian Aborigine using traditional techniques.
- The Australian didgeridoo or yidaki is a simple wind instrument, yet a good player can coax from it a variety of timbres greater than that of many an orchestral instrument.
- Musically the main ingredients are guitar, drums and keyboard, plus didgeridoo (yidaki) and clapsticks (bilma).
- Neither of these commentators belongs to a group for whom the yidaki has any ceremonial significance whatsoever.
Yolngu (an Aboriginal language of Arnhem Land), 'didgeridoo'.
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