sambal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Afrikaans sambal, from Indonesian sambal, from Malay sambal, from Javanese ꦱꦩ꧀ꦧꦼꦭ꧀ (sambel).

Noun[edit]

sambal (countable and uncountable, plural sambals)

  1. (South Africa) A hot relish made from chili peppers and other ingredients.

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Javanese ꦱꦩ꧀ꦧꦼꦭ꧀ (sambel).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sambal

  1. sambal

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Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

sambál

  1. crossing; junction of two roads or rivers