sambal

noun (1)
sam·​bal | \(ˈ)säm¦bäl\
plural -s

Definition of sambal 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a condiment made typically of peppers, pickles, grated coconut, salt fish, or fish roe and eaten especially with curry and rice in and around Indonesia and Malaya

Sambal

noun (2)
Sam·​bal | \"\
variants: or less commonly Sambali \sämˈbälē \ or Zambal \(ˈ)säm¦bäl \
plural Sambal or Sambals also Sambali or Sambalis or Zambal or Zambals

Definition of Sambal (Entry 2 of 2)

1a : a people of Zambales province, western Luzon, Philippines

b : a member of such people

2 : the Austronesian language of the Sambal people

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History and Etymology for sambal

Noun (1)

Malay

Noun (2)

Tagalog Sambál, Sambali

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