HyperDic: gamelan

English > 1 sense of the word gamelan:
NOUNgroupgamelana traditional Indonesian ensemble typically including many tuned percussion instruments including bamboo xylophones and wooden or bronze chimes and gongs
English > gamelan: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningA traditional Indonesian ensemble typically including many tuned percussion instruments including bamboo xylophones and wooden or bronze chimes and gongs.
RegionIndonesia, Republic of Indonesia, Dutch East IndiesA republic in southeastern Asia on an archipelago including more than 13,000 islands
BroaderensembleA group of musicians playing or singing together
Spanishgamelan
Catalangamelan

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