sambal

noun sam·bal \(ˈ)säm¦bäl\

Definition of sambal

plural

-s

  1. :  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

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Origin and Etymology of sambal

Malay


Sambal

noun Sam·bal \"\
variants: less commonly

Sambali

\sämˈbälē\ or

Zambal

\(ˈ)säm¦bäl\

Definition of Sambal

plural

Sambal

or

Sambals

also

Sambali

or

Sambalis

or

Zambal

or

Zambals

  1. 1a :  a people of Zambales province, western Luzon, Philippines b :  a member of such people

  2. 2 :  the Austronesian language of the Sambal people

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Origin and Etymology of sambal

Tagalog Sambál, Sambali


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