Definition of Balinese in English:
Relating to Bali or its people or language.
- The area was thickly colonized by bamboo groves, known in Balinese language as tihing; hence the origin of its current name, Tihingan.
- In 1980 he stayed in Ubud, Bali, with noted Balinese painter, Nyoman Lempad.
- Whatever the reason, every official and member of society must realize that Bali belongs to every Balinese person.
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1A native or inhabitant of Bali.
- The resort is located on the slopes of Gunung Agung, the sacred mountain for the Balinese in East Bali.
- A few locals gather at night, offering a rare chance to chat with the Balinese on much more equal terms than in the tourist traps - learning a spot of Indonesian is part of the service.
- So let me relay Conrad's idea for how to help the Balinese (via the daily dose).
2 [mass noun] The Indonesian language of Bali, with around 4 million speakers.
- The interview has been translated from Balinese.
- I can speak basic conversational Indonesian and I'm starting to learn Balinese.
- I told one guy Id like to learn Balinese and he told me it would be necessary to live in the village but not to worry because it is easy.
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