Definition of legong in US English:

legong

(also leggong)

noun

  • 1A girl who dances the legong.

  • 2A form of Balinese dance performed by girls who have not yet reached puberty; a performance of such a dance.

Origin

Late 19th century. From Dutch legong girl who performs a dance of this kind, the dance itself.

Pronunciation

legong

/lɛˈɡɒŋ/