khendang

/ˈkɛndæŋ/ (say 'kendang)

noun
a two-headed drum, one of the primary instruments in a gamelan.
Also, gendang. {Indonesian, Malay gendang}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • dangdut — /dæŋˈdʌt/ (say dang dut) noun a genre of Indonesian popular music, characterised by a strong melody line against a khendang rhythm; derived from Indian, Malay, and Arabic music. {Javanese word imitative of the sound of the khendang drum} …   Australian English dictionary

  • gendang — /ˈdʒɛndæŋ/ (say jendang) noun → khendang …   Australian English dictionary

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