Indonesia Inquiry

Witty Word – Special Pillow

December 12, 2011 Language Learning Travel & Living Abroad 0


One can find a special type of pillow in Indonesia called a “guling.” 

In English, the pillow can be translated as “bolster” or “body pillow.” 

From a language perspective, what is interesting is the Indonesian English version: “Dutch Lady” or “Dutch Wife.” 

More information about the pillow can be found by clicking here.