noun \sə-ˈlal, sa-\

Definition of SALAL

:  a small evergreen shrub (Gaultheria shallon) of the heath family found on the Pacific coast of North America and bearing edible grape-sized dark purple berries

Origin of SALAL

Chinook Jargon, from Lower Chinook sálal
First Known Use: 1825


Next Word in the Dictionary: sal alembroth
Previous Word in the Dictionary: salakot
All Words Near: salal

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up salal? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).